neural network

tech-science

Listen to Sick Tunes Created by Turning Proteins Into Music

MIT researchers converted the building blocks of life into beats and put it on Soundcloud.
Becky Ferreira
6.26.19
Art

A Teenager Used AI to Generate Bizarre, Surreal Nude Portraits

We're honestly not sure if Robbie Barrat's strange creations are NSFW.
Peter Slattery
3.30.18
AI

Watch a Computer Learn to Play ‘Doom’ Inside a Dream

Researchers got deep learning models to train inside their own hallucinated ideas of the world.
Jordan Pearson
3.28.18
Game of Thrones

Read The First Chapter of 'The Winds of Winter,' Written By a Neural Network

A programmer taught an artificial intelligence how to write the next entry in George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series.
Zack Thoutt
8.28.17
Installations

1.7 Million Documents Become an Explorable 'Library of Babel'

Using AI and machine learning, artist Refik Anadol has turned 1.7 million digital documents from a Turkish museum into a massive nod to Jorge Luis Borges.
Kevin Holmes
5.25.17
gtav

This Self-Driving Car In 'Grand Theft Auto' Drives Pretty Much Like a Human (Badly)

“Charles” is a Python-coded driver that loves to hit police cruisers as much as you do.
Samantha Cole
5.17.17
Liar

Teaching Machines to Detect Fake News Is Really Hard

Researchers combined meta-data with over 10,000 examples of IRL fake news in a dataset to train machine learning algorithms how to automatically detect fake news.
Daniel Oberhaus
5.7.17
music videos

[Premiere] Graffiti Styles Get Remixed by Artificial Intelligence in This Psychedelic Music Video

In the music video for “Reshape,” New York City and Russian hip-hop artist Krussia become a canvas for neural networked graffiti visuals.
DJ Pangburn
5.3.17
crazy legs

These Incredible Game Animations Were Made With a Neural Network

Here’s to hoping it leads to Assassin’s Creed and Mass Effect characters that move around like humans rather than twerking robots.
Jess Joho
5.1.17
privacy

Google Thinks It Can Solve Artificial Intelligence’s Privacy Problem

Can AI use your phone data without being creepy?
Jordan Pearson
4.7.17
Gotta Train 'Em All

Bless the Man Who Trained AI to Identify Pokémon Type

Who needs a Pokédex?
Jordan Pearson
3.16.17
Film

A Computer Turns Home Footage into Animated Oil Paintings

A creative technologist at The MET is finding intimate new uses for neural networks.
Beckett Mufson
12.29.16
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