Stephen Hawking’s “Race of Superhumans” (‘A 2018 Most Viewed’)

Artificial Neurons


“I am sure that during this century people will discover how to modify both intelligence and instincts such as aggression,” said physicist Stephen Hawking, who today lies buried next to Isaac Newton. “Laws will probably be passed against genetic engineering with humans. But some people won’t be able to resist the temptation to improve human characteristics, such as size of memory, resistance to disease and length of life.”



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