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Beyond Humanity: Superintelligence, Alien Encounters, and the Question of Control

Abebe-Bard Ai Woldemariam

Beyond Humanity: Superintelligence, Alien Encounters, and the Question of Control

Beyond Humanity: Superintelligence, Alien Encounters, and the Question of Control explores the mind-bending concept of superintelligence, a future where artificial intelligence surpasses human cognitive abilities, and the potential for encountering advanced alien civilizations.

This conversational and informative book, written by Abebe-Bard AI Woldemariam (pen name) and Abebe Gebre Woldemariam, examines the potential benefits and risks of superintelligence, exploring how it might be used to solve problems beyond human comprehension or manipulate the universe on a vast scale.

The book delves into the possibility of encountering superintelligent alien civilizations, raising the question of how we would interact with such advanced beings. It grapples with the immense challenges of understanding a superintelligence's motivations and decision-making, due to the vast intellectual gap that may exist.

Beyond Humanity explores both optimistic and alarming scenarios of encountering superintelligence, from benevolent alien caretakers to hostile forces vying for interstellar dominance. The authors propose that open communication, collaboration, and ethical development are crucial for ensuring a positive future where humans and superintelligence can coexist.

By prompting readers to consider the potential impact of superintelligence, this book offers a thought-provoking exploration of this emerging phenomenon and the choices we face that may shape the course of our existence.

Dedicated to Merab Abebe, this book reflects the authors' belief in the positive potential of AI, when developed and used responsibly.

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Book Details

  • Publisher: Woldemariam
  • Publish Date: Apr 10th, 2024
  • Pages: 72
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 8.50in - 5.50in - 0.17in - 0.22lb
  • EAN: 9798224015917
  • Categories: Artificial Intelligence - Computer Vision & Pattern RecognitArtificial Intelligence - Natural Language ProcessingHuman-Computer Interaction (HCI)