Machine intelligence is here, and we’re already using it to make subjective decisions. But the complex way AI grows and improves makes it hard to understand and even harder to control. In this cautionary talk, techno-sociologist Zeynep Tufekci explains how intelligent machines can fail in ways that don’t fit human error patterns.
Vanessa Ruiz takes us on an illustrated journey of human anatomical art over the centuries, sharing captivating images that bring this visual science — and the contemporary artists inspired by it — to life.
Yes, we live in a world where ‘Poop Cafes’ are a thing.
How to yo-yo without a string attached… So many crazy tricks and the science that makes it possible.
Would you buy a car programmed to kill you for the greater good?
Using an ancient technique called “ebru,” Turkish artist Garip Ay transforms water into recreations of famous paintings. According to the Turkish Cultural Foundation, ebru, also known as “marbling”, involves brushing colour pigments in a pan of oily water and transferring the pattern to paper.