Date: Wed Nov 22 2000 - 15:14:33 MST
Can there be an Ultimate SuperMind? How would we define such a mind, woulld
it encompass the universe, or could it transcend the visible cosmos and pass
to other cosm's? I am not trying to get to religion in a dishonest way, on
this list; but I like the dealing with the endpoint of things, and seeing
what real creativity and power might achieve.
In a message dated 11/22/2000 3:21:04 PM Eastern Standard Time,
<< Well, your "supermind" is more of a supermind than mine.
Mine is just a very very smart computer program, perhaps bioengineered or
but still subject to the currently apparent limitations of physical law.
If you posit a supermind that can violate physical law in arbitrary ways,
then of course,
all bets are off...
In other words: Yeah, if the supermind incorporates a time machine without
on its operations, then my conclusion is not valid.
Who knows!! Maybe such a thing will come about. Maybe we're currently
living inside it....
But, short of that, I still say my conclusion holds..
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