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Why does the brain have an area for recognizing objects in general but also for faces in particular? Neural networks could provide answers

Quanta | 
[Neuroscientists James DiCarlo and Daniel Yamins] are part of a coterie of neuroscientists using deep neural networks to make sense ...
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Matrix redux: It’s actually possible that we are virtual beings living in an AI computer simulation

Scientific American | 
Some have tried to identify ways in which we can discern if we are simulated beings. Others have attempted to ...
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Pangalactic intelligence: Here’s a guess about how many aliens in the universe

Scientific American | 
[I]n excess of four billion years ago, practically as soon as our planet had sufficiently cooled from its fiery formation, ...
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