Elon Musk Reveals He Likes Robots and Whiskey
January 6, 2015 - bbq set
Hours before his company, SpaceX, was set to launch a rocket to a International Space Station, Elon Musk gave thousands of fervent fans a possibility to collect his mind in a Reddit “Ask Me Anything” interview.
(Today’s SpaceX moody was scrubbed due to rocket trouble. Musk pronounced they’ll try again Friday during 5 a.m. ET.)
During a interview, no subject was off limits, as Musk addressed all from his favorite food and splash to his devise to send humans to Mars.
Here’s what we learned:
Food and Drink
When mouth-watering a billionaire futurist to a party, be certain to offer him whiskey, his splash of choice. The South African-born Musk also likes French food and BBQ.
Musk has already warned that machines with synthetic comprehension might one day be some-more dangerous than nuclear weapons, however he doesn’t trust we’re set for a drudge fight only yet.
“The timeframe is not immediate, though we should be concerned,” he wrote. “There needs to be a lot some-more work on AI safety.”
Mission to Mars
Expect to learn some-more toward a finish of 2015 about SpaceX’s Mars ride complement and skeleton for a spacesuit to be ragged by astronauts roving to Mars.
“The Mars ride complement will be a totally new architecture. Am anticipating to benefaction that towards a finish of this year,” Musk wrote.
As for a spacesuit, “We are putting a lot of bid into pattern esthetics, not only utility. It needs to both demeanour like a 21st century spacesuit and work well. Really formidable to grasp both,” he said.
His Most Important Daily Habit
When asked what daily robe had a largest certain impact on his life, Musk had a one-word answer: “Showering.”