Our Worldwide Web is the primordial slime that will form & inform the sentient mind of some now inconceivable AI– i.e. some big brain thinking artificially will know, believe, & by extension BE the sum of what our kind has put online. What will it think of us? What will it see?
William Adolphe Bouguereau, 1878 Want a useful thought? Here’s one: play is good for more than fun. Through play, even wild wolves explore in peace their readiness for war, & language (“give a thing a name”) is mankind’s first recorded game. The rest is simple to derive: we work hard & play hard to thrive. […]
word count: 93 i picture the evolutionary march from primates to homo sapiens & stand in awe. i don’t need to carry around the whole Origin of Species, our genesis painstakingly described— it’s a living truth, this instinctive contest of minds that made sure we survived; it’s in us all, in the nucleotides that combine […]