Elon Musk Warns Artificial Intelligence Is A Greater Threat Than Nuclear Weapons, But AI Is Here To Stay

August 5, 2014 6:03 PM

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Elon Musk Warns Artificial Intelligence Is A Greater Threat Than Nuclear Weapons, But AI Is Here To Stay

Even with excitement growing over the prospect of driverless cars and the development of machines that are smarter than ever, technology entrepreneur Elon Musk warns artificial intelligence could in fact present a greater threat to humanity than nuclear weapons. Musk, the CEO of the space transport company SpaceX, warned in a tweet during the weekend humans, by relying so much on technology, are turning the human brain to mush.

In referencing the book “Superintelligence,” which ponders what will happen when machines surpass human intelligence, Musk said the potential implications of artificial intelligence (AI) could be catastrophic.

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