Recorded: 17 April 2015
Released: 18 April 2015
Host: Paul Carr
Paul Carr welcomes panelists Buck Field and Chris MacGinlay. We talk about the rise of smart robots, and the hope of Robot Ethics. Did Asimov get it right, or do we have to hope that superintelligent robots find us adorable?
Produced and Engineered by Paul Carr
Music by DJ Spooky
Host Paul Carr welcomes back Marsha Barnhart, Ciro Villa and Nick Nielsen (Patrick Festa joins us late in the show) for an a wide-rangin, unscripted conversation. We talk about how the peryton mystery may have been solved, Nick's work on the types of civilizations, current and future space propulsion technology, Fast Radio Bursts, the origin and evolution of life on Earth and elsewhere, and the Drake equation.