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ilnegro

I was born, I am currently alive, sooner or later I will die

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ilnegro

History versus Truth

10 Jan 2020 1 minute read comments ilnegro

History is a story, a way of presenting facts, it is not the so-called truth. I do not want to talk about propaganda, the so-called "storytelling" or the manipulation of facts to build a truth useful to someone, that is, basically, a fake. I want to...

Things we do that our grandchildren will find absurd - Hospitals

9 Jan 2020 2 minute read comments ilnegro

I would like to talk to you about the things we do today and that our grandchildren or great-grandchildren will find absolutely absurd or ridiculous. I am sure that it will happen, it may be that I am wrong about what they will find absurd or ridicul...

Still on ethical science: the voice

8 Jan 2020 4 minute read comments ilnegro

This morning I read an interesting article by Rébecca Kleinberger, published on Beppe Grillo's blog. In addition to being interesting in general, it addresses, even if only quickly, a point concerning ethical science that I did not know and that I wo...

Autonomous Weapons

7 Jan 2020 2 minute read comments ilnegro

Although, contrary to what one might expect, this kind of robot is still at the project level even if it is advanced and it is therefore, for now, a future problem, much has been written and said about this topic. A few years ago an "Open Letter Auto...

Robot and racism

20 Dec 2019 2 minute read comments ilnegro

An interesting and untreated aspect concerning the advent of robots is the phenomenon of racism, understood in a generic sense as unmotivated favors or disfavors to a specific ethnic, religious, sexual group, etc. The increasingly pervasive use of ma...

Ethical science: algorithms

19 Dec 2019 5 minute read comments ilnegro

The past, our best and perhaps the only teacher, does not bode well for the ability of humanity in general and of nations, institutions and the scientific community to face the need for the birth of an ethical science. In the recent past we have alre...

For the birth of an ethical science

18 Dec 2019 8 minute read comments ilnegro

Ethics, like all philosophical-humanistic disciplines, was born and evolved with a non-scientific approach. Some of these disciplines have long been trying to transform themselves into science, not without great difficulty. To do this we try to rely...

A brave new world...

17 Dec 2019 2 minute read comments ilnegro

I believe that there is an aspect of the advent of the Internet and, in general, of a strongly connected and interconnected world, which has not been analyzed sufficiently in depth. Beyond the intentions and desires of each of us, the internet in par...

Statistical license

16 Dec 2019 4 minute read comments ilnegro

In the early years of scientific high school, even before the mythical 80's (why mythical, then?) My class experimented with a mathematics program that included fairly thorough notions of combinatorial calculus, probability calculus, statistics. Even...