Aligning an AI’s behavior with our values and goals is no trivial task.
New ways of meeting and keeping in contact with each other, such as social media, present us with a whole new set of information on which we can base our judgments of others.
Where can technology and AI (artificial intelligence) can aid knowledge, and where it can harm human understanding?
What are the ethical implications of the latest developments in genetic engineering and the impact on improving the quality of human life?
Nature is not an end in itself. Humanity is needed to complete that which was created to enhance what is natural.
Human beings have long wondered about the extent to which we truly have free will, or whether the path we travel is pre-ordained.
We are now in time when “owning” something is often more of a drawback than a benefit.
So often, the discourse describes technological change as something that is being done to us whereas, in fact, we are the source of technological innovation and experimentation.
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