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More Gradual Erosion in the Dignity of Humankind

Cosmic VarianceBy Sean CarrollJun 27, 2012 2:01 PM


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The next obvious step in the robots' scheme to take over the world: develop an unbeatable strategy for Rock-Paper-Scissors. (The robots are patient, their plan has a lot of steps.) [embed][/embed] It didn't bother me when computers became better than us at chess, but this is outrageous.

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