Edward Moore Geist

Articles by Edward Moore Geist

2 September 2016

Can we prevent an artificial-intelligence (AI) arms race?

3 July 2016

Following the November 2015 “leak” of a classified slide purporting to show a Russian nuclear-armed and nuclear-powered drone intended to create long-lasting “zones of extensive radiological contamination,” both Russian and Western observers have suggested that Moscow may be developing a cobalt b

9 August 2015
AmericasEurope/Russia

Is artificial intelligence really an existential threat to humanity?

Edward Moore Geist

Superintelligence is propounding a solution that will not work to a problem that probably does not exist, but now is the time to take the ethical and policy implications of artificial intelligence seriously

28 April 2014
AmericasAsiaEurope/Russia

What Three Mile Island, Chernobyl, and Fukushima can teach about the next one

Edward Moore Geist

Lessons for the future from past nuclear accidents