David Deutsch
David Deutsch is a physicist at the University of Oxford and a fellow of the Royal Society. His latest book is The Beginning of Infinity.

Written by David Deutsch

'Expecting to create an AGI without first understanding how it works is like expecting skyscrapers to fly if we build them tall enough.' Illustration by Sam Green
Essay/
Computing and artificial intelligence
Creative blocks

The very laws of physics imply that artificial intelligence must be possible. What’s holding us up?

David Deutsch