Essentially, your first suggestion is doing computer aided analysis on ethical theories, and proving theorems under them. Right?
Timeline of AI Alignment meetings
Beware, starting as an irrational socialist, one might end up as a far left Socialist for e.g. Maoism. (My experience)
I will put it under 10 percent. AI progress is too fast and SIAI pardon me, MIRI has till now no kind of a code to experiment with.
At present, both India and Pakistan have more than 100 nuclear warheads each. The relations are cold and (as an Indian living in India) there is much hatred. Militants based in Pakistan actively wage an insurgency in the Indian region of Kashmir.
Being a Marxist at one time, I also suffered from this problem.
Well, then why would the person even give refuge to Anne Frank? Or wait for the Brownshirt to come to his house.
Who is here from a country that does not hold elections?
I wouldn’t trust USA with a super intelligence, after their conduct in Korea, in the nuclear attack on Japan and the bombardment of civilians in Vietnam and the blockade of Iraq in 1990s that killed over half a million. Not to forget the interference in 1970s and 1980s that installed a large number of military dictatorships, the support for the genocide of Bangladeshis by Pakistan in 1971 (USA nearly intervened to save the Islamist military dictatorship in war from the freedom fighters and secular democratic government of India).
(a) The Christian god is supposed to be the Creator of the Universe, so the size of the universe has no effect on the probability of his existence.
(b) God is supposed to be omnipotent (thus having the power to defy all physical laws) and omniscient (having every bit of information).
I don’t think the size of the Universe will make such a god any more improbable.
I happen to know a few guys, religious, that have maid the Many-Worlds God Argument. Since, all possible worlds exist, therefore it means that in some world God exists. Since, God is Omnipotent so he rules our world too.
Definitely. Before such technology comes into existence, cryonic preservation for future Resurrection is fantasy.