Counter intuitively, the primary obstacles are not technical. Rather it is government inaction, in both funding and regulation.
When it comes to AI, it's incumbent upon us to understand its monumental impact, widespread benefits, and serious challenges.
Vote for politicians who acknowledge the detrimental impacts of population growth and propose political solutions.
What’s the ultimate form of human idiocy? I nominate religious suicide bombings in which fanatics kill themselves to murder “infidels”.
The evident follies of today’s religionists or dictators are now blasted onto our visual screens daily. We know the future if we do not act.
Around the world, there’s a clear pattern: Strong religion produces judgmental attitudes. Fundamentalists are quick to condemn.
The main problem with any religious answer to the question of the meaning of life is that, in general, religious beliefs are probably false.
The many religions’ track records of squashing artists, scientists, and other free-thinkers in economics, politics, and philosophy is terrible.
We are getting better at thinking about religion, individually and socially. Compared to centuries past, more people now know how to think.
By any index, the Muslim world produces a disproportionately small amount of scientific output, and much of it relatively low in quality.