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Viewpoint: How a God-like superintelligent AI set free in the world could destroy us

Viewpoint: How a God-like superintelligent AI set free in the world could destroy us

The person in the photo that sits to the left of this paragraph does not exist. It was generated using Artificial ...
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Gene sequencing could help researchers breed cold-resistant crops

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When temperatures fall below 32 degrees, crops exposed to the elements undergo biochemical changes designed to protect cells from cold ...
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Designer babies could raise interest rates

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Once we understand the ...

Spell-checking the genome to remove burden of bad genetic mutations

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Eliminating mutational load might offer a shortcut to the Singularity. A person’s mutational load is the total burden of his ...
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