The Media is full of horror visions about the dangers of Artificial Intelligence. So is the fiction literature, movies and tv.
But an all-powerful strong AI that wipes out humanity is not our immediate problem. It might not be for a long time. There are far more likely scenarios that already have an impact on us.
The traveling salesman is an interesting problem to test a simple genetic algorithm on something more complex.
Let’s check how it’s done in python.