What Do The Terms ‘Life’, ‘Love’, ‘Art’ And ‘God’ Look Like To An Algorithm?

We’re really interested in making connections between art and science to help us understand our world. Memo Akten‘s video links our shared ideas on universal concepts by showing how an algorithm would make sense of them. The result is that we see our interpretations in an entirely new yet recognisable way. An unusually inventive instance…

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‘Human Brain’ Supercomputer With 1 Million Processors Switched On For First Time

It’s so inspiring to hear news of a groundbreaking project based in the UK. For 20 years, The University of Manchester has been at the forefront of computer science, developing a million-processor-core supercomputer, ‘SpiNNaker‘. The applications of this technology could be revolutionary in helping us to understand how the brain works, and in studying diseases…

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