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38 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 25 October 2007 11:47PM

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Comment author: Untrained_rationale 10 July 2015 11:53:37AM -1 points [-]

An interesting thought and to further that it is quite probable that the cure to cancer is locked up in a child's brain in Africa struggling to survive. Similarly, it is also quite probable that the many humans beings inhabiting our planet that do not receive education and thus remain blissfully ignorant could've solved the many problems of science, medicine etc that all the learned minds in the world are struggling with. To me this thought invited very mind boggling epiphanies about life and about our existence and most importantly about the nature of our world.