AI

  • COVID Booster: Genes responsible for symptoms, COVID breast milk, AI predictions and the nocebo effect.

    Five things we learned about COVID-19 this week.

    Genes may be key to loss of taste and smell due to COVID-19 A sudden loss of taste and smell are common COVID-19 s...

    COVID January 22, 2022
  • Cracking open the code

    AI that struggles to recognise darker skin; databases that don’t accept name changes – both are t...

    The phrase “diversity in coding” is almost a cliché at this point. It’s an inherent good, something schools have been...

    Computing January 21, 2022
  • AI at work: a future framed by collaboration?

    Scientists are working towards a time when AI and humans work harmoniously and for best effect.

    AI in the workplace is a phrase that tends to stir up angry sentiments. Will we be replaced by machines? Will automat...

    AI January 14, 2022
  • 7 AI stories to make you seem intelligent

    Blow your relatives away with your superior intelligence with these cool AI stories.

    Want to seem like the smartest member of your family these holidays? Why not brag about your vast knowledge of AI? ...

    AI December 30, 2021
  • Humans v Machine: fake news headlines or real deal?

    Would you let an AI algorithm con you into believing a research paper was true?

    Can you tell whether the title of a scientific article was written by a human or an AI? Because half the time, not ev...

    AI December 16, 2021
  • The AI making waves in complex mathematics

    Researchers are starting to use AI to develop and test abstract mathematical theorems – with surp...

    Artificial intelligence is used across myriad disciplines to trawl through troves of data too complex for the human b...

    AI December 3, 2021
  • Redlining the robots

    Advanced robotics are more than science fiction: the world needs to create an alliance to ensure ...

    Around the same time that Isaac Asimov published his short story introducing the laws of robotics in 1942, the world’...

    AI November 19, 2021
  • AI: is it starting to speak our language?

    Two new advances – Copilot and MT-NLG – show signs that the promise of AI is upon us: taking care...

    When someone once commented on the obvious African influences in his paintings, Pablo Picasso famously said, “Good ar...

    AI November 19, 2021
  • Crime-fighting algorithm to take up the battle against illegal drugs?

    Computer trained to predict the emergence of new drugs, even before they hit the streets.

    The answer to drug forensics might be AI, according to a new report published in Nature Machine Intelligence. Rese...

    AI November 16, 2021
  • Which craters spat out Martian meteorites?

    Using AI to trace the origins of Mars rocks.

    Where do Martian meteorites come from? This seems like a tautological question, but in order to learn more about the ...

    Astronomy November 3, 2021
  • Think small

    Australia produces fantastic talent in quantum technology – to solve our biggest problems, we mus...

    It’s my sister’s fault that I ended up working in the area of AI and robotics. She is the managing director of Silico...

    Weekly October 1, 2021
  • Could AI predict the next pandemic?

    Researchers use machine learning algorithms in novel approach to finding future zoonotic virus th...

    Most of the emerging infectious diseases that threaten humans – including coronaviruses – are zoonotic, meaning they ...

    AI September 29, 2021
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