Peter Cochrane: Does life = intelligence?

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What is real intelligence, and does intelligence equate to life? asks Peter Cochrane

Our planet and everything on it, including all forms of life, are made from the same ‘star dust' with identical atoms configured to a finite number of molecular structures and purposes. In turn, al...

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