This AI Can Create Stunning Photorealistic Images. Until You Take A Closer Look

Recent advances in the world of artificial intelligence (AI) have shown that we can create very sophisticated algorithms that can understand and that can learn. One of these approaches uses generative imaging models, where an AI is fed a huge amount of images and then is tasked to recreate some…

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MIT Scientists Create Norman, The World’s First “Psychopathic” AI

A team of scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have built a psychopathic AI using image captions pulled from Reddit. Oh, and they’ve named it Norman after Alfred Hitchcock’s Norman Bates. This is how our very own Terminator starts… The purpose of the experiment was to test how…

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Why You Should Teach Your Kids To Swear, According To Science

Scientific research that seems to support the idea that swearing is inherently good certainly seems to appeal to the masses. It’s unclear why, but perhaps there’s something fun about authoritative science types suggesting that we can break social rules like that in a public setting. Research has linked swearing to…

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