Replies To Articles On Other Sites

This section collects comments that I’ve made in reply to articles on other sites.

Although the discussion won’t always be exclusively about nuclear weapons, these articles will typically address related topics like our relationship with knowledge, science, technology, existential threats and so on.

  1. A Reply To: Questioning Truth, Reality and the Role of Science - Given the central role science plays in our culture, contributing to public discourse of science would seem to be a very important job.
  2. A Reply To: Machine Learning Takes On Antibiotic Resistance - As powerful tools like machine learning bring new knowledge online at an ever faster pace, and as the scale of the new powers expands, the room for error steadily shrinks and odds that one of the new discoveries will bring down the entire system grows.