AI: It may replace a lot of scientists though. That’s probably what ppl like Hawking are afraid of.

Very true. Perhaps there needs to be more specific words for the *type* of artificial intelligence being discussed. Gardener’s original list seems to have grown to about 9 – although there’s a lot of pop-psych mixed in which makes it difficult to prune away the crud leaving the good stuff.

Logical thinking is one of many. I have no doubt that computers can exceed us in purely logical thinking. But if it can’t laugh at a joke? Meh. It’s a computer.

It may replace a lot of scientists though. That’s probably what ppl like Hawking are afraid of.

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