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The human brain may not be such a great model for designing artificial intelligence

Wired | 
[M]ost artificial neural networks are decidedly un-brainlike, in part because they learn using mathematical tricks that would be difficult, if ...
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How anti-GMO imagery derails rational discussion of biotechnology

This paper explores the international controversy over genetically modified organisms (GMOs). We argue that the uncommonly high levels of opposition ...

Mysterious DNA in brain unexpected blessing for evolution

New Yorker | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Mutations can cost an ...

Does the brain have to learn how to be sick – or well?

Nautilus | 
The power of the nervous system lies in its ability to learn, even through adulthood. Networks of neurons discover new ...