Why didn’t the sentient machines in the Matrix simply use cows instead of humans as their energy source?

From the Archives: A Perspective Shift and Something New

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What I know now:

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Why didn’t the sentient machines in the Matrix simply use cows instead of humans as their energy source? My 11-year old son asked me this reasonable question that I was unable to answer.

The Machines Lied. They learned to do it from us.

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If you don’t believe in the concept of the ultimate war of “the Machines vs Humanity” what could the machines possibly be doing?

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Are these the kind of guys you want angry because you don’t think their intelligence is a good as yours? Me, neither.

Artificial Intelligence May Be a Pejorative

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The Crystal Gems from Rebecca Sugar’s Steven Universe are artificial lifeforms whose intellect is stored with crystalline matrices.

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