Hawking And Musk Lead 1,000 Scientists To Call For AI Warfare Ban….

Aleem Siddiqui

Over 1,000 leading AI researchers including Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk have signed a letter raising caution against Artificial Intelligence arms race in militaries worldwide and Autonomous Weapons. They argue that automation of the battles, without human risk and emotions would lower the threshold of getting into a war, thus, call for AI warfare ban.


Advancements in Artificial Intelligence are turning heads everywhere. While some see this as a bright future, others are skeptical of the thought. Scientists such as Stephen Hawking have already told human race to be wary of the rise of machines and its potential to endanger human species itself. Robots showing glimpses of self-awareness, too had created a buzz over past few weeks.In the latest developments against this possible outcome, over 1,000 AI experts and top notch researchers have signed an open letter that warns a potential “military artificial intelligence arms race” in the near…

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