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#14485 - 05/19/06 03:47 AM Artificial World To Test Social Learning
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Developed by AI experts, computer scientists, sociologists and linguists; a virtual world populated with software entities that interact socially is about to be switched on...

http://www.scienceagogo.com/news/20060418233544data_trunc_sys.shtml

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#14486 - 05/19/06 07:44 AM Re: Artificial World To Test Social Learning
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Hmm, I wonder if when these 'organisms' develop language they'll be intelligent enough to pass the Turing test...

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#14487 - 05/19/06 07:47 AM Re: Artificial World To Test Social Learning
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My hypothesis: wars will break out between colonies that speak different languages.

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#14488 - 05/21/06 12:39 AM Re: Artificial World To Test Social Learning
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Here is a pic of the graphical interface:

http://www.membrana.ru/images/forms/4265.jpeg

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#14489 - 06/25/06 11:44 AM Re: Artificial World To Test Social Learning
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where can I get updated on what's going on?

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#14490 - 06/25/06 06:40 PM Re: Artificial World To Test Social Learning
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This is the project Home Pasge:

http://www.earthday.net/footprint/index.asp

and here:

http://www.cs.vu.nl/~gusz/newties/newties.html

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#14491 - 06/26/06 07:48 PM Re: Artificial World To Test Social Learning
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thank you

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#14492 - 06/27/06 01:08 AM Re: Artificial World To Test Social Learning
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Quote:
Originally posted by RM:
Hmm, I wonder if when these 'organisms' develop language they'll be intelligent enough to pass the Turing test...
Absolutely not.

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#14493 - 06/30/06 06:17 PM Re: Artificial World To Test Social Learning
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Seems like a cruel project to me.
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