Is AI the future of humanity? – Artificial intelligence and its limitations | DW Documentary

Artificial intelligence is often portrayed as the future of humanity. But is the logic of algorithms really infallible? Today, even programmers warn against overestimating AI. After all, artificial intelligence presents us with opportunities, but it also comes with risks. Since the beginning of the 2000s, the term "artificial intelligence" - or "AI" for short… Continue lendo Is AI the future of humanity? – Artificial intelligence and its limitations | DW Documentary


Abuse scandals in the Catholic church | DW Documentary

All over the world, an increasing number of nuns are coming forward with reports that they have been sexually abused by male clerics. The documentary film provides insights into a deeply disturbing - and barely addressed -- problem within the Catholic church. The Catholic church has been blighted by sexual abuse scandals for decades.… Continue lendo Abuse scandals in the Catholic church | DW Documentary

“Christianity: gnosticism for the masses” – Peter SLOTERDIJK

Shortly after the Second World War, which led to the death of forty-two million people according to conservative estimates and fifty-five million according to others, a large clay container filled with numerous papyrus codices in the Coptic language, almost all extraordinarily well preserved, was found at the foot of a crag in the Egyptian desert,… Continue lendo “Christianity: gnosticism for the masses” – Peter SLOTERDIJK

Buddha in Africa | DW documentary

Less Christian death cults and more Buddhist spirituality would be very good for the African continent. An orphaned African boy grows up in a Buddhist boarding school in Malawi. He is torn between his East African culture and the teachings of the Far East. This film tells a story of hope and doubt. In… Continue lendo Buddha in Africa | DW documentary

Abuse in the Catholic Church | DW Documentary

You hypocrite! First take the beam out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother's eye. Matthew 7:3-5 Catholics should pay attention to their church, which turns out to be a pedophile ring, instead of pointing fingers at the Dalai Lamai (who is a creepy old man, a child… Continue lendo Abuse in the Catholic Church | DW Documentary

Seremos substituídos por robôs? | Camarote.21 Arte x máquina: o Camarote.21 desta semana explora o universo da inteligência artificial. Será que um robô pode ser considerado um artista? Quais os limites e essência da criatividade? CONTEÚDO RELACIONADO:

How Philosophy Kills You: The Tragic Story of Von Kleist | Weltgeist

Heinrich von Kleist was a German writer who engaged with Kant’s philosophy. Convinced that metaphysics, and thus meaning, were impossible, he ended his life. “My sole and highest aim has vanished. Now I have none.” In 1801, German writer and playwright Heinrich von Kleist first came into contact with the Kantian philosophy. His critique of… Continue lendo How Philosophy Kills You: The Tragic Story of Von Kleist | Weltgeist

“I believe chatbots understand part of what they say” – Sabine HOSSENFELDER

I used to think that today's so-called "artificial intelligences" are actually pretty dumb. But I've recently changed my mind. In this video I want to explain why I think that they do understand some of what they do, if not very much. And since I was already freely speculating, I have added some thoughts about… Continue lendo “I believe chatbots understand part of what they say” – Sabine HOSSENFELDER

Are we getting dumber and dumber? | DW documentary

For a long time, mankind was getting smarter and smarter. In fact, our progress seemed unstoppable. Intelligence research actually confirmed this. But a few years ago, IQ scores stagnated. What could be the reason for this? In 1984, the political scientist James Flynn, who lives in New Zealand, discovered that the intelligence values measured… Continue lendo Are we getting dumber and dumber? | DW documentary

Russia at war: what do Russians say? | DW documentary

When Putin launched an invasion of Ukraine, it sent shock waves through Europe. The West expected Russia would see mass protests against the war, but these never happened. The authorities have tightened their grip on dissent. Filmmaker Demian von Osten has lived in Russia for almost five years. He’s seen how people throughout the… Continue lendo Russia at war: what do Russians say? | DW documentary