US author makes provocative claim AI will replace God

US author Dan Brown made a provocative claim during the Frankfurt Book Fair that AI will replace belief in traditional religions. Brown’s reasoning for his remark is that humanity no longer needs God but instead will develop a new form of collective consciousness with the help of artificial intelligence which fulfills the role of religion. Studies prove that religious belief is already in decline globally. Brown’s new book, Origin, was inspired by the question of “Will God survive...