понедельник, 14 февраля 2011 г.

NewSci on Coffee, Smell and Intelligence

 New Scientist has three articles for those interested in human behaviour: An article on the effects of coffee, one on the effects and possible treatments for losing the sense of smell, and Ray Kurzweil speculates on the future interaction between technology and human biology:
One benefit of a full understanding of the human brain will be a deep understanding of ourselves, but the key implication is that it will expand the tool kit of techniques we can apply to create artificial intelligence. We will then be able to create non-biological systems that match human intelligence. These superintelligent computers will be able to do things we are not able to do, such as share knowledge and skills at electronic speeds.
Steady on. I think Ray may have been at the coffee himself while writing that one.
Link to New Scientist table of contents.

3 комментария:

  1. Ouch. I'm not sure I can get one here, but I there's a lot of stuff on their webpage anyway.

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  2. im always interested in reading that have to do with researching the human behavior

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  3. Effects of coffee. Mmm :). Face on a magazine cover like Vin Diesel.

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