Blog: Has the human brain outlived it’s ability to create new solutions to modern problems.
The human brain has been the driving force behind the development of theory, application, complex systems, structures, economies for centuries. It is now becoming apparent that the computation power of the human brain is failing to solve modern challenges such as climate change, economic disparities, suffering, poverty, overpopulation and a variety of other challenges.
Is it time for augmented human intelligence?
If human intelligence has reached it’s limitations how can the world make progress and solve many of the challenges facing humans, the earth and it’s inhabitants? The answer may lie in augmented intelligence that ability of computer and other external enhancements to the human brain. While it is sad to see the human brain lose it’s central role to the development of advanced solutions and a new reality it may be time to recognize that many of the ills of the planet, political systems, economic systems and other human centric edifices can only be solved by augmented the reasoning, computation and other powers of the human brain.