We Must Destroy Nukes Before an Artificial Intelligence Learns to Use Them

A few Fridays ago, I was supposed to be speaking to Onate High School in Las Cruces, New Mexico, as part of my presidential campaign on the Transhumanist platform. A science teacher had invited me to lecture at the school, but an assistant principal called it off at the last minute. Maybe bringing a bus shaped like a giant coffin to a public high school is a little much. With no event that day for our bus tour, Transhumanist Party videographer Roen Horn, Slate columnist Mark O’Connell, and I drove 30 miles east until we got to White Sands Missile Range which is home to an outdoor missile museum. Still an active military base, it takes a 10-minute security inspection and a stamped clearance to even be able to enter…


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