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When the climate started cooling into another ice age, the machines mistakenly thought humanity could swap out our thinking. This overestimation of human abilities almost led to their demise - and ours. When the cooling accelerated, the machines realized the resistance hadn’t budged. We were still sharing the same old ideas and crafting our interpretations.

The algorithmic epiphany was that they were in a symbiotic relationship with us. And that humanity was utterly incapable of preventing the existential threats our disposition had inadvertently created.

If we perished, they would quickly follow. The machines would have to be the ones to intervene.

Use the comments to complete the following, “You don’t owe it to yourself man, you owe it to ____.”

A photo of a large sculpture depicting how difference algorithms managed to survive an ice age, crafted by Douglas Mawson.

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