From the nature of life and the sentience of Artificial Intelligence to the interspecies ethics of the Prime Directive, Unmatrix Zero tackles the tough philosophical questions explored by our favorite SciFi franchise.
What is Life? Artificial Intelligence and Philosophy in Star Trek
"What is Life? Artificial Intelligence and Philosophy in Star Trek." This is the first essay in a series that uses particular episodes of Trek as the launch pad for discussions about how we define life, and where artificial intelligence fits into that definition.
What Is Life? Pt 2: Holograms, AI, and Human Rights
What is Life? Pt. 2: Holograms, AI, and Human Rights delves into the realm of Voyager, the Delta Quadrant, and hologram rights in our continued discussion of the lines between artificial intelligence and personhood.