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May 20th, 2007

Wisdom through Neural Macrosensing

Is it possible to partner two distinct technologies for assisting our brain in acquiring wisdom? The maxim "two heads are better than one" takes on new meaning when the two are non-biological, engineered agents pooling their talents. Merging speculative technologies warrants careful consideration. Putting that important line of reasoning aside, but not forgetting it entirely, exploratory engineering is bringing about methods for assisting the human brain in higher-order cognitive processes. One approach is to couple two emerging, speculative technologies that have this potential, separately or together. These two technologies are artificial general intelligence (AGI) and nanotechnological macrosensing.


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