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A Robot Beats Humans at Their Own Game—This Time on the Ice

On Sep 23, 2020
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The triumph of a robot named Curly is the latest example of machines besting humans, but other big wins for the robots have been in digital environments; “with every throw, the ice changes.”

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A Robot Beats Humans at Their Own Game—This Time on the Ice

A Robot Beats Humans at Their Own Game—This Time on the Ice

The triumph of a robot named Curly is the latest example of machines besting humans, but other big wins for the robots have been in digital environments; “with every throw, the ice ...

AI Will Save Humanity, but Does Anyone Care?

AI Will Save Humanity, but Does Anyone Care?

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Portrayals and perceptions of AI and why they matter

Portrayals and perceptions of AI and why they matter

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Modern dance premiere is a delicate collaboration between human and ABB robot

Modern dance premiere is a delicate collaboration between human and ABB robot

Renowned choreographer Fredrik Rydman collaborates and performs with ABB industrial robot in new piece. One of the performers was Fredrik "Benke" Rydman, the renowned artist who has ...

A Global AI Expert Identifies The Skills You Need To Thrive In The Next 15 Years

A Global AI Expert Identifies The Skills You Need To Thrive In The Next 15 Years

Dr. Kai-Fu Lee, former president of Google China, shares his ideas on how humans and AI can co-exist.

The Beautiful Mind-Bending of Stanislaw Lem

The Beautiful Mind-Bending of Stanislaw Lem

The massive popularity of “Solaris” helped Lem become one of the most widely read science-fiction writers in the world. Yet his writing reached far beyond the borders of the genre.

A Smarter Way to Think About Intelligent Machines

A Smarter Way to Think About Intelligent Machines

We should be thinking more about how much A.I. has changed our lives already, and the future of human-algorithm collaboration.

122. The Guy Behind the Guy: AI as the Indispensable Marshal

122. The Guy Behind the Guy: AI as the Indispensable Marshal

[Editor’s Note: Mad Scientist Laboratory is pleased to present today’s guest blog post by Mr. Brady Moore and Mr. Chris Sauceda, addressing how Artificial Intelligence (AI) systems and …

Imagining a Flooded Planet

Imagining a Flooded Planet

Researcher Christopher Walker in conversation with science fiction author Kim Stanley Robinson about the role of optimism and speculation in ecological writing.

Our Generation Ships Will Sink

Our Generation Ships Will Sink

As noted in Cory’s review, Kim Stanley Robinson’s Aurora makes an undeniable case for ecological stewardship through a rigorous, gripping technological speculation about climate science…