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Existential Risk from Power-Seeking AI (shorter version)
Building a second advanced species is playing with fire.
A Stranger Priority? Topics at the Outer Reaches of Effective Altruism
Seeing more whole
On looking out of your own eyes.
Why should ethical anti-realists do ethics?
Who needs a system if you’re free?
Nearby is the country they call life.
Against meta-ethical hedonism
Can the epistemology of consciousness save moral realism and redeem experience machines? No.
Against the normative realist’s wager
Is Power-Seeking AI an Existential Risk?
Video and Transcript of Presentation on Existential Risk from Power-Seeking AI
Dutch books, Cox, and Complete Class: Part 4
VNM, separability, and more: Part 3
Why it can be OK to predictably lose: Part 2
Skyscrapers and madmen: Part 1
On infinite ethics
The ignorance of normative realism bot
Morality and constrained maximization, part 2: Part 2
Morality and constrained maximization, part 1: Part 1
Anthropics and the Universal Distribution
On the Universal Distribution
In defense of the presumptuous philosopher: Part 4
An aside on betting in anthropics: Part 3
Telekinesis, reference classes, and other scandals: Part 2
Learning from the fact that you exist: Part 1
Can you control the past?
In search of benevolence (or: what should you get Clippy for Christmas?)
On the limits of idealized values
Problems of evil
The innocent gene
The importance of how you weigh it
On future people, looking back at 21st century longtermism
Against neutrality about creating happy lives
Care and demandingness
Subjectivism and moral authority
Two types of deference
Contact with reality
Killing the ants
Believing in things you cannot see
Actually possible: thoughts on Utopia
Shouldn’t it matter to the victim?
The despair of normative realism bot
Alienation and meta-ethics (or: is it possible you should maximize helium?)
Wholehearted choices and “morality as taxes”
Thoughts on being mortal
The impact merge
Thoughts on personal identity
How core is confusion about consciousness?
To light a candle
The gestures of trees
Mistaking the plot
How much computational power does it take to match the human brain?