Unraveling the Origins of Creativity and Intelligence

Emergence of Creativity and Intelligence

  • Creativity and human intelligence may just be an emergent property of a small number of algorithms operating with a lot of compute power.
  • Many respected neocortex researchers believe there is effectively one algorithm for all intelligence.
  • Human brains don’t look all that different from chimp brains, and yet somehow produce wildly different capabilities.
  • Our own intelligence may just be the emergent combination of a bunch of cheap tricks.


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