[ExI] Will ems have two genders?
steinberg.will at gmail.com
Mon May 16 04:14:30 UTC 2016
On Sun, May 15, 2016 at 6:52 AM, Rafal Smigrodzki <
rafal.smigrodzki at gmail.com> wrote:
> In the meantime I would think that the short-run scenario is going to be
> really short-run, running in internet time on yottaflop steroids.
But then you can't speak as to perception-of-time on those yottaflop
steroids. Or perception of anything really in any uploading scenario. And
any mind upload will still have to be faith-based, no? Unless we connect
with mechanical consciousness in a slow way where we can verify our
consciousness' transmigration is successful. Death still hovers.
But this stuff to me is so foreign, not worth talking about--or, worth
talking about, but as a very very non-serious thought experiment. Like
people in 3000 BC talking about the future. And I bet they had lots of
ideas we've forgotten today, being closer to the dawn of self-consciousness
and state-of-nature and all that. Take some LSD and wonder about this
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