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Contest: $1,000 for good questions to ask to an Oracle AI

Submission: Counterfactual oracle. Five years ago we took 100 mice that had various types of cancer and gave them various treatments and recorded how long each mouse lived. Write a program that if given a plain language description of a mouse, its cancer, and the cancer treatment it received would estimate how long a mouse would live. If humans are not going to look at your answer your score will be based (1) on how good a job your program does at estimating how long each of the 100 mice lived after our automated checker gives you a description of thei... (read more)

1Donald Hobson1ySolution, invent something obviously very dangerous. Multiple big governments get into bidding war to keep it out of the others hands.