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Will a robot take your job? Type your job title into the search box below to find out the likelihood that it could be automated within the next two decades.

Will a robot take your job?

About 35% of current jobs in the UK are at high risk of computerisation over the following 20 years, according to a study by researchers at Oxford University and Deloitte. Tap here for the interactive. Sources 'The Future of Employment: How susceptible are jobs to automation'. Data supplied by Michael Osborne and Carl Frey, from Oxford University's Martin School. Methodology Oxford University academics Michael Osborne and Carl Frey calculated how susceptible to automation each job is based on nine key skills required to perform it; social perceptiveness, negotiation, persuasion, assisting and caring for others, originality, fine arts, finger dexterity, manual dexterity and the need to work in a cramped work space. The research was originally carried out using detailed job data from the United States O*NET employment database. Should we redesign humans? Is 'Progress' Good for Humanity? The stock narrative of the Industrial Revolution is one of moral and economic progress.

Is 'Progress' Good for Humanity?

Indeed, economic progress is cast as moral progress. The story tends to go something like this: Inventors, economists, and statesmen in Western Europe dreamed up a new industrialized world. Fueled by the optimism and scientific know-how of the Enlightenment, a series of heroic men—James Watt, Adam Smith, William Huskisson, and so on—fought back against the stultifying effects of regulated economies, irrational laws and customs, and a traditional guild structure that quashed innovation. By the mid-19th century, they had managed to implement a laissez-faire (“free”) economy that ran on new machines and was centered around modern factories and an urban working class. It was a long and difficult process, but this revolution eventually brought Europeans to a new plateau of civilization. Forbes Welcome. British scientists granted permission to genetically modify human embryos. The Current State of Machine Intelligence. The Future of the Mind Quotes by Michio Kaku.

Michio Kaku's New, "The Future of the Mind" THE FUTURE OF THE MIND by Michio Kaku. Idée et progrès - Révisions Bac Anglais. Idée et progrès - Révisions Bac Anglais. Can We Auto-Correct Humanity? Exclusive: Meet the World’s First Baby Born With an Assist from Stem Cells. Doctors in Canada have begun a new chapter in medical history, delivering the first in a wave of babies expected to be born this summer through a technique that some experts think can dramatically improve the success rate of in vitro fertilization (IVF).

Exclusive: Meet the World’s First Baby Born With an Assist from Stem Cells

Now 22 days old, Zain Rajani was born through a new method that relies on the discovery that women have, in their own ovaries, a possible solution to infertility caused by poor egg quality. Pristine stem cells of healthy, yet-to-be developed eggs that can help make a woman’s older eggs act young again. Unlike other kinds of stem cells, which have the ability to develop into any kind of cell in the body, including cancerous ones, these precursor cells can only form eggs. Fiche idee progres. L'idée de progrès - Proposition de definition. Stephen Hawking warns computers could control humans within a century.

Comments were made today at the Zeitgeist 2015 conference in LondonHumans should be worried if AI can be controlled at all, said physicistEarlier this year, Hawking signed an open letter with Elon Musk arguing AI development should not go on without restrictions By Ellie Zolfagharifard For Dailymail.com Published: 17:22 GMT, 12 May 2015 | Updated: 18:33 GMT, 12 May 2015 We may be facing a robot uprising with artificial intelligence capable of outsmarting humans in the next century.

Stephen Hawking warns computers could control humans within a century

This is according to Professor Stephen Hawking who claims that rather than being concerned about who controls AI, we should be worried if AI can be controlled at all. His comments were made today at the Zeitgeist 2015 conference in London, and follows a previous warning that artificial intelligence could spell the end for humanity. Scroll down for video. The 1926 painting that foresaw how London would look today. In 1926, London Underground published a poster painted by Montague B Black, a publicity artist who also created images for Liverpool’s White Star Line, which imagines London in 2026.

The 1926 painting that foresaw how London would look today

A golden sky enfolds a cityscape of skyscrapers over which various types of flying machine hover. We’ve more than a decade to go to fulfil its prophecies (still time for the dirigible to make a comeback), but Black’s vision of London in 2026 looks remarkably similar to a view across the City in 2015. His skyscrapers, inspired by the innovative American cities of his own day, look remarkably like the Walkie Talkie and other contemporary metropolitan monoliths. Indeed, he did not picture anything quite as dramatic as the Shard. Maybe that’s because the Shard has an apocalyptic quality more reminiscent of science fiction dystopias than utopias. Book Cover: Brave New World. Brave New World Book Cover on Behance. Brave New World - Andrés Lozano Illustration. Huxley/Orwell comparison. CENSORSHIP QUOTES IN BRAVE NEW WORLD image quotes at BuzzQuotes.com.

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