Theorists hope to alleviate a deficiency in Shannon information theory, which dealt only with the structure of a communication, not its semantics.
A memory of past events helps a cell learn how to respond to recurring threats and protect the genome.
A new book is out under his name. The first chapter asks, “Is there a God?” Answer: No.
“The real worry,” Dembski says, “isn’t that we’ll raise machines to our level, but that we’ll lower humanity to the level of machines.”
The new Bradley Center for Natural & Artificial Intelligence is deeply informed by the work of William Dembski.