💡 Warp News #183
🌞 Climate optimism. 💡 Pause AI Doomster Pessimism. 🚀 A new era: Before and after Starship. 🥇 Graphene just broke another physics record. 🩸 Lab-grown red blood cells. 🐛 Printing electronics into living worms.
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🤖 Pause AI Doomster Pessimism
Today, we are publishing an open letter in response to the open letter that proposed an AI pause.
We suggest a different pause: A pause for doomsday thinking about AI.
Instead, all AI pessimists should spend six months reflecting on the benefits of AI. We list five areas in the letter, such as climate change and education.
The point is not to ignore problems and potential dangers with AI, but to bring balance to the discussion.
It now revolves around far-reaching theories of humanity's downfall. This needs to be balanced against all the benefits we have gained and will gain thanks to AI.
🌞 Climate optimism at Stockholm Climate Week
Warp News is a partner to We Don't Have Time during Stockholm Climate Week, and yesterday I gave a short speech on climate optimism.
Many people say that "nothing happens" in fixing climate change. But that is wrong. There is a lot going on, but many projects and companies are new and have not come so far, so it is barely noticeable.
When a tsunami wave is out at sea, it looks like any other wave. When it comes to shore, it is enormous. That's how it is with climate solutions.
If you want to book me as a speaker, you can easily contact me by replying to this email.
The Angry Optimist
💡 Pause AI Doomster Pessimism: An Open Letter
We call on all AI doomsters to immediately pause for at least 6 months the alarmism that is hurting human progress.
🚀 A new era: Before and after Starship
Not only is a new space age being initiated, but possibly a new era for humanity.
🤖 WALL-Y: ChaosGPT's comical quest for world domination
WALL-Y, our optimistic AI writer, mocks ChaosGPT's failed world domination attempts, reminding us not to fall for the media's exaggerations.
💡 Fact-based optimistic news of the week
🥇 Graphene just broke another physics record
The extraordinary material has set a new record for exhibiting magnetoresistance at room temperature. A new record that has never been observed in any material before.
🐛 Printing electronics into living worms: A breakthrough for future medical technologies
It's possible to 3D print circuits into microscopic worms, opening up new possibilities for brain implants, medical technologies, and treating neurological conditions.
🚀 JUICE: A colossal mission to Jupiter begins
The European Space Agency's JUICE spacecraft successfully launched on an Ariane 5 rocket, beginning an eight-year journey to explore Jupiter's icy moons, Ganymede, Europa, and Callisto, in search of potential habitats for life within their suspected subsurface oceans.
🩸 Lab-grown red blood cells: A revolutionary step in treating blood disorders
In a groundbreaking clinical trial, lab-grown red blood cells were successfully transfused into humans for the first time.
🔭 Discovering a new world: New planet with Earth-like magnetic field
This Earth-sized planet could potentially have a magnetic field similar to ours, suggesting it may possess the necessary conditions to support life as we know it.
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