Stephen Hawking Posts First Reply to Reddit AMA Questions

Almost two months after the fans were invited to ask Stephen Hawking questions on the Reddit Ask Me Anything (AMA) forum, the site posted Hawking’s replies to questions on the responsible use of artificial intelligence. In the beginning of this year, Stephen Hawking, along with Bill Gates, Elon Musk and several other top personalities in science and tech, signed an open letter asking researchers to proceed with caution in developing artificial intelligence. The renowned physicist stressed on the point that intelligent machines could overtake the human race if left unchecked. Almost 9,000 comments were submitted in July. The comments were submitted to AMA thread for Hawking. Apart from answering the risks of artificial intelligence, Hawking also answered few other questions asked by fans. The questions included his favorite song, his…


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