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The 1,000-year-old lost Arab poetry that lives on in Hebrew

A thousand years ago, the Iberian peninsula was a cultural oasis – until a million of its Arabic manuscripts were destroyed. Benjamin Ramm explains how its poetry lives on.<p>On 9 December 1499, the citizens of Granada awoke to a scene of devastation: the smouldering remains of over a million Arabic …

Literature

Google’s latest AI experiment lets software autocomplete your doodles

Google Brain, the search giant’s internal artificial intelligence division, has been making substantial progress on computer vision techniques that let software parse the contents of hand-drawn images and then re-create those drawings on the fly. The latest release from the division’s AI …

Artificial Intelligence

The 25 Best Sci-Fi Movies of the 21st Century, From ‘Children of Men’ to ‘Her’

With themes that range from love to fear to humanity itself, the best sci-fi movies of the 21st century all share distinctly original visions.<p>Sci-fi …

Science Fiction

Seven reasons why grown ups should play more video games

Often seen as the pastime of friendless teenagers or a guilty pleasure, there are many huge benefits to playing video games<p>Even now, well into the second decade of the 21st century, we tend to view video games as a guilty pleasure. For anyone over the age of 25, they’re often something you sneak …

Virtual Reality

The Great A.I. Awakening

<b>Prologue: You Are What You Have Read</b><p>Late one Friday night in early November, Jun Rekimoto, a distinguished professor of human-computer interaction at the University of Tokyo, was online preparing for a lecture when he began to notice some peculiar posts rolling in on social media. Apparently Google …

Artificial Intelligence

2016: The year AI got creative

Over the past 12 months we've witnessed an explosion of AI generated art from machines composing pop music to writing film screenplays. Here is a …

Chinese Science Fiction Is the Future of Science Fiction

Ken Liu's anthology 'Invisible Planets' spotlights a growing genre demographic.<p>Chinese science fiction writers are having more fun with the genre …

Science Fiction

20 Cool Old-School Anime Films You Might Not Have Seen

7. Andromeda Stories (Masamitsu Sasaki, 1982)<p>A “TV special” Andromeda stories is based on the manga of the same name illustrated by Keiko Takemiya …

The ‘Beautiful Monsters’ of An Old Mexican Neighborhood

Photographer Diego Moreno spent his childhood visiting with Los Panzudos Mercedarios, the mystical creatures who flood the streets of La Merced in …

New Technology Allows Projected Images and Video to Move With Their Targeted Surface

New dynamic projection mapping technology developed at Ishikawa Watanabe Laboratory at the University of Tokyo allows projected images and video to …

Caitlin Keogh explores gender and femininity in her graphic paintings

New York-based artist Caitlin Keogh’s paintings segment mannequin-like female bodies and surround them with objects, symbols and patterns. Through …

10 Disturbing Documentaries That Are Stranger Than Fiction

Freddy Krueger’s metal fingernails and melted face might be scary, but he’s no match for some of the real-life people who have been featured in …

TV

12 Awesome Cult Movies to Watch on Hulu

It’s been over a week since our list of Netflix recommendations, so here’s another stack of movies to add to your binge-watch pile. This time, …

16 of the most beautifully odd & useful places on the internet that you didn't know existed

From the weird and wondrous to the mesmerizing yet educational and useful, check out these wonders of the internet that you probably haven’t …

Post-Brexit, Britain's Still Racist as Ever

Anyone who's lived here as a non-white Brit could tell you that—but we could be turning this recent spate of racial incidents into an opportunity.<p>By now it's sunk in. We voted to leave the EU, staking our claim as a western European country that believes it can turn back the clock to untangle …

United Kingdom