Archive for January 2016

THE FUTURE OF THE BRAIN IS MOST LIKELY
TO DEPEND ON THE SAME MECHANISM THAT GOT THE BRAIN THIS FAR: A MAKESHIFT BAG OF TRICKS.

I had originally intended this blog item to be about “the future of the brain.” That phrase has such a smart, in-the-know, forward-thinking ring to it. I thought I’d google a few smart, in-the-know, forward-thinking terms and see what the cognoscenti of the AI, transhuman, futurist and other intellectually inclined “crystal ball” movements are saying [...]