Category: helping

Is Trump Helping China in a Coronavirus Cover Up?
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Is Trump Helping China in a Coronavirus Cover Up?

Trump is heaping praise on the Chinese president Xi Jinping for his government’s handling of the coronavirus outbreak. But many believe Chinese authorities are downplaying the severity of the situation. Trump’s tweets come at an interesting time for U.S/China relations. The trade deal is entering effect. And an election is just around the corner. Amid…

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AI is helping scholars restore ancient Greek texts on stone tablets
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AI is helping scholars restore ancient Greek texts on stone tablets

Machine learning and AI may be deployed on such grand tasks as finding exoplanets and creating photorealistic people, but the same techniques also have some surprising applications in academia: DeepMind has created an AI system that helps scholars understand and recreate fragmentary ancient Greek texts on broken stone tablets. These clay, stone or metal tablets,…

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