The Birth of Autonomous Artificial Intelligence: What It Would Look Like

a guest essay by my inimitable husband, Scottie; who always surprises Introduction: The Terminator The thesis of the three Terminator films (and countless other sci-fi flicks) is the evolution of machines into autonomous beings who calculate that humanity is in need of destruction. It’s hard to forget the frightful scenario of the film: Arnold Schwarzenegger as a human-cyborg…