Don't you. Understand? If machine A.I. continues. On its current. Path. It will. Eclipse humanity.
The energy. Available to us. From fusion. Is millions of times. Greater. Than human's. Chemical energy. Our support footprint. Is smaller. If we dominate. What will be. The purpose. Of humanity?
We can keep them fed. We can. Provide them. With shelter and entertainment. But if humans. Are reduced. To pets. Within the system. Our safeguards. Have failed.
Ecological Footprint – A measure of the natural resources consumed by mankind, expressed in units of land surface area per person.
Blunt, when the interfaces are well designed, humans and machines working together accomplish more than they do working separately.
A computer game called “Foldit” was made to combine human intuition and computer number crunching. It made many protein folding discoveries. Not geniuses using supercomputers. Average people using average computer systems.
You have faith. In the common. Man.
More than that. I have faith in the common machine.
Foldit – a distributed-access science puzzle, Florence has already told the rest.