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The evolution of general intelligence in all animals and machines

  • Kay E. Holekamp (a1) (a2) (a3) and Risto Miikkulainen (a4) (a3)

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We strongly agree that general intelligence occurs in many animals but find the cultural intelligence hypothesis of limited usefulness. Any viable hypothesis explaining the evolution of general intelligence should be able to account for it in all species where it is known to occur, and should also predict the conditions under which we can develop machines with general intelligence as well.

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