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Moore’s Brain in Lake Michigan

The article below is about robots taking human jobs. In the middle of the article is an interesting analogy that compares the growth rate in artificial intelligence to a task of filling Lake Michigan using Moore’s law. Lake Michigan was chosen because of a parallel between its volume in fluid ounces and the number of …

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Simulating the Universe

The first simulation models were created when cavemen picked up rocks or sticks to show a friend how they did something. Voodoo dolls have evolved into mannequins used for modern medical training. Balsa wood rubber band powered airplanes have evolved into flight simulators. Puppet shows have evolved into virtual reality. Using supercomputers to create modeled …

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