“Now I am the TELOMERATOR – destroyer of kingdoms”

Ed Park, MD #ScienceSunday, dr ed park Leave a Comment

Well, you may not have felt the tremors but a couple of weeks ago, our world changed and we entered a new nuclear era which may be even more frightening. That’s because the genie of genetic engineering was loosed from the bottle with the invention of something NYU scientists call “The Telomerator”

Will artificial intelligence be the downfall of humanity?

Ed Park, MD #PhilanthropyFridays, News 2 Comments

For #philanthrophyFriday, I am posting this passionate and fascinating editorial about evil artifical intelligence (AI) by Patrick Cox. You should subscribe to his newsletter as it never fails to amaze me. In it, he questions the warnings of Elon Musk with regard to the dangers of artificial intelligence.  I find this a most interesting topic because it calls into question …