[ExI] Just some thoughts, nothing new really

Rafal Smigrodzki rafal.smigrodzki at gmail.com
Sun May 12 23:26:51 UTC 2019

On Sun, May 12, 2019 at 6:15 AM Stuart LaForge <avant at sollegro.com> wrote:

> And my criticism of that path is that it won't work for its stated
> purpose because conflict between individuals will be replaced with
> conflict between Hive Minds. Just like multicellularity eliminated
> conflict, imperfectly mind you, between related cells and replaced it
> with big fish eating little fish. Eusocial insect colonies don't get
> along with each other so why would Hive Minds be any different?

### Indeed, I don't expect the end of warfare when humans are replaced by
hive minds.


>  Establishing the correct
> relationship with AI would probably be something the survivors would
> have in common. Perhaps we could even hitch rides with them all over
> the galaxy, like their microbiome or something.

### Yes, yes, that's what I suggested here a few years ago.

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