Café Scientifique has started up again here in Portsmouth, and yours truly was there to catch the action. This event featured a talk by Prof. Ajit Narayanan, Head of the School of Computing at Portsmouth University, entitled ‘Can we find a mind gene?’
This evening, I’ve got my serious futurismist head on. Let’s talk about the Singularity. Continue reading Don’t fear the future
I can say with certainty that there were at least forty or so people in the UK last night who weren’t obsessing over the fate of twentytwo overpaid men in shorts and one air-filled leather sack. We had far more interesting things to think about. Continue reading Cafe Scientifique: Who’s afraid of conscious machines?
According to a recent study, the Germans have the highest average IQ in Europe. Continue reading European IQ rankings…Germans come in top