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  • 121Seed AI — is a hypothesized type of strong artificial intelligence capable of recursive self improvement. Having improved itself it would become better at improving itself, potentially leading to an exponential increase in intelligence. No such AI… …

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  • 122Sid Meier's Alien Crossfire — Infobox VG title = Sid Meier s Alien Crossfire developer = Firaxis Games publisher = Electronic Arts (Windows) Loki Software (Linux) Aspyr (Mac OS) distributor = designer = Timothy Train Douglas Kaufman Chris Pine Gregory Foertsch Michael Ely… …

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  • 123Molecular nanotechnology — Part of a series of articles on Molecular Nanotechnology …

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  • 124Science fiction — (abbreviated SF or sci fi with varying punctuation and capitalization) is a broad genre of fiction that often involves speculations based on current or future science or technology. Science fiction is found in books, art, television, films, games …

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  • 125Positive feedback — Alarm or panic can spread by positive feedback among a herd of animals to cause a stampede. Positive feedback is energy taken from the output of a system and reapplied to the input, which is phase congruent with the input signal. A system… …

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  • 126In vitro meat — In vitro meat, also known as cultured meat, is an animal flesh product that has never been part of a complete, living animal. It has been described, sometimes derisively, as laboratory grown meat. In vitro meat should not be confused with… …

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  • 127Logarithmic timeline — A logarithmic timeline is a timeline laid out according to a logarithmic scale. This necessarily implies a zero point and an infinity point, neither of which can be displayed. The most natural zero point is the Big Bang, looking forward, but the… …

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  • 128The Metamorphosis of Prime Intellect — Infobox Book name = The Metamorphosis of Prime Intellect image caption = author = Roger Williams country = language = series = genre = Science fiction publisher = Kuro5hin, Lulu pub date = 2002 media type = pages = 175 isbn = oclc = followed by …

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  • 129Peter Russell — M.A., D.C.S. (born May 7, 1946) is a British author of ten books and producer of three films on consciousness, spiritual awakening and their role in the future development of humanity. He has designed and taught personal development programs for… …

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  • 130Futurology — Futures Studies, Foresight, or Futurology is the science, art and practice of postulating possible, probable, and preferable futures and the worldviews and myths that underlie them. Futures studies (colloquially called Futures by many of the… …

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  • 131White's law — White s law, named after Leslie White and published in 1949, states that, other factors remaining constant, culture evolves as the amount of energy harnessed per capita per year is increased, or as the efficiency of the instrumental means of… …

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  • 132Our Final Hour — is a 2003 book by the British Astronomer Royal Sir Martin Rees. The full title of the book is Our Final Hour: A Scientist s Warning: How Terror, Error, and Environmental Disaster Threaten Humankind s Future In This Century On Earth and Beyond. It …

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  • 133Accelerando (book) — Infobox Book | name = Accelerando image caption = Cover of first edition (hardcover) author = Charles Stross cover artist = Rita Frangie country = UK US language = English genre = Science fiction, short stories publisher = Orbit (UK), Ace (US)… …

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  • 134List of futurology topics — Topics related to futurology include:Concepts* 15 Global Challenges * Actionable futurism * Agentization * Applied Foresight Network * Calculating Demand Forecast Accuracy * Clarke s three laws * CPFR * Causal Layered Analysis * Digital library… …

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  • 135Golem XIV — is a science fiction novel written by Stanisław Lem and published in Polish in 1981.The book is written from the perspective of a military AI computer who obtains consciousness and starts to increase his own intelligence, moving towards personal… …

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  • 136Natasha Vita-More — Occupation Media artist and futurist Natasha Vita More (born Nance Clark in Eastchester, New York) is a media artist and designer, with a science background, known for designing Primo Posthuman. [1] …

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  • 137Topic outline of artificial intelligence — Artificial intelligence (AI) is a branch of computer science that deals with intelligent behavior, learning, and adaptation in machines . Research in AI is concerned with producing machines to automate tasks requiring intelligent behavior. The… …

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  • 138Outline of futurology — Topics related to futurology include: Contents 1 Concepts 2 Organizations 2.1 Academic programs 3 Futurologists …

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  • 139History of science fiction — The literary genre of science fiction is diverse and since there is little consensus of definition among scholars or devotees, its origin is an open question. Some offer works like the Sumerian Epic of Gilgamesh as the primal texts of science… …

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  • 140Radio-frequency identification — (RFID) is a technology that uses radio waves to transfer data from an electronic tag, called RFID tag or label, attached to an object, through a reader for the purpose of identifying and tracking the object. Some RFID tags can be read from… …

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