00:37 Paul’s new book, Four Battlegrounds: Power in the Age of Artificial Intelligence
11:42 Will AIs replace humans in future wars?
29:24 China as an AI superpower
39:29 Will Beijing spread high-tech authoritarianism globally?
48:51 How useful is the “democracy versus autocracy” framework?
54:01 Why Paul’s worried about a race to the bottom in AI safety
1:00:00 Tom Cruise can’t hold a candle to AI pilots
Robert Wright (Bloggingheads.tv, The Evolution of God, Nonzero, Why Buddhism Is True) and Paul Scharre (Center for a New American Security, Army of None, Four Battlegrounds). Recorded February 8, 2023.
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