As Stephen Hawking said, “Success in creating AI would be the biggest event in human history. Unfortunately, it might also be the last." Image: Shutterstock Impending technological change tends to elicit
What if a computer chip could think – and react – just like a human? IBM’s Cognitive Computing Group believes such a breakthrough is just around the corner. Computing has developed at an amazing pace the
Programming the Code: J. Craig Venter Talks Building DNA (And Organisms) From Scratch... And I Have Questions!
He said they can take a full DNA sequence, place it into an organism's cell, like an algae cell, and then the new code takes over and erases the natural, original DNA, and the cell becomes the programmed
The pursuit of artificial intelligence has long interested computer scientists, but will machines ever think for themselves, asks Lisa Jardine. In the early 1950s, "machine intelligence" was a favourite
Studies have shown that people who believe things happen randomly and not through our own choice often behave much worse than those who believe the opposite. Are you reading this because you chose to?