how should we treat rational, sentient robots if they existed?
by Hugh McLachlan
(...) That brave new world would throw up many
issues as we came to terms with our robot counterparts as part and parcel
of everyday life. How should we behave towards them? What moral duties
would we have? What moral rights would such non-human persons have?
Would it be morally permissible to try to thwart their emergence? Or
would we have a duty to promote and foster their existence? Intriguing
ethical questions such as .
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Future Now Show:
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(...) we have developed methods to push alternative
future scenarios toward a preferred scenario for the ...
The Roncalli circus, founded in Germany in 1976 wanted to develop the
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about the Future:
Future Carbon-neutral fuel made from sunlight and air
Solar Methanol Islands
(...) Alice uses distributed propulsion with one
main pusher propeller at the tail and two pusher propellers at the wingtips
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Mars: Our Future on the Red Planet
by Leonard David, Ron Howard (Foreword)
(...) The next frontier in space exploration is
Mars, the Red Planet and human habitation of Mars isnt
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(...) The ascendance of sustainable mobility and
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Change Success Story:
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(...) Jamie previously served in the U.S. National
Security Council, State Department, Senate Foreign Relations