In this bonus interview for the series Science Uprising, computer engineer and artificial intelligence (AI) expert Robert J. Marks addresses the fact and fiction of AI. Marks discusses what AI is and isn’t, whether humans will ever be able to upload themselves into a computer, what humans do that AI won’t be able to replicate, and why many predictions about AI are wrong, .
Marks is author of the book Non-Computable You: What You Do that Artificial Intelligence Never Will (2022). He also directs Discovery Institute’s Walter Bradley Center for Human and Artificial Intelligence and is Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Baylor University. Marks is a Fellow of both the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) and the Optical Society of America. He hosts the Mind Matters podcast.
Watch episodes of Science Uprising, plus bonus video interviews with experts from each episode at scienceuprising.com.