The gap between machines and humans is shrinking, but not because machines are becoming more human
The IOC has done the ultimate by renaming itself to the International Ornithological Union.
With fewer than 1,000 in the entire world it’s as good as extinct. There’s really no way back from that low a number.
This is “A Final Warning” from James Lovelock, who first proposed the holistic Gaia hypothesis.
For three and a half billion years species popped up like crazy, like a tree sprouting branches, and twigs and leaves.