Author: <span>Sam Brinson</span>

The AI pioneer Marvin Minsky once said that the mind is what the brain does. Another way of saying this is that the mind ‘supervenes’ on the brain. This leads to the recognition that any…

“A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.” —Oscar Wilde Money makes the world go around. From the dawn of money and market societies, we’ve increasingly viewed…

We disagree a lot on what’s right and wrong, good and bad. We disagree between individuals, cultures, and countries. And our views on these matters change over time.  Actions once deemed off-limits have become admissible,…

Does AI understand what it’s doing when it generates those impressive images or responds to our questions? It might, but only a little…

Have humans been worshipping the wrong Gods throughout our history? Maybe it’s time to start looking towards the future.