Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday December 22, 2014

The Dominant Life Form in the Cosmos Is Probably Superintelligent Robots

Just great, we are all going to die at the hands of superintelligent robots. I hate to be the one to say "I told you so," but I told you so! frown

"All artificial life forms would need is raw materials," he said. "They might be in deep space, hovering around a star, or feeding off a black hole’s energy at the center of the galaxy." (That last idea has seen its way into a number of science fiction novels, including works by Greg Bear and Gregory Benford). Which is to say, they could be, essentially, anywhere.