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Is Transhumanism Uncomfortably Tempting?

An ethicist asks us to stop and reflect
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Coronavirus in a World Without Trust

In China, medical heroism thrives despite both paranoia and justified mistrust of authorities
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Teaching Computers Common Sense Is Very Hard

Those fancy voice interfaces are little more than immense lookup tables guided by complex statistics
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Are Divergent Series Really an “Invention of the Devil”?

The real villain in the piece is horrendously non-specific concepts of infinity. But that can be fixed
An abstract computer generated fractal design. A fractal is a never-ending pattern. Fractals are infinitely complex patterns that are self-similar across different scales.