Origin of the Species follows the efforts of making robots and androids human-like. But will this ever be truly possible?
Artificial intelligence is beginning to impact every aspect of our lives, and our studies are no different. This week, Zain Alden explores how this technology will change the experience of future students
How AI and education can be used to stunt the further development of humankind’s greatest adversary: climate change
At the AAAS annual conference, Dr Allen describes the perils of using machine learning to analyse data in experimental science
The world’s largest neuromorphic supercomputer switched on for the first time. With 1 million processors, it aims to unlock the secrets of the human brain
Krishan Jethwa examines the debate surrounding the relationship between Art and Artificial Intelligence, following the controversial sale of an AI portrait
Government announces pledge to fund research into robotics at UK universities, including the University of Manchester, as part of their Digital Strategy
With artificial intelligence becoming more and more sophisticated, Ed John fears that we are undermining human experience
Academics at the University of Cambridge will open a new centre to study potential human “extinction” risks
Aileen Loftus reads Klara and the Sun, the latest title by Nobel Prize winner Kazuo Ishiguro
Mhairi Finlayson spoke at this years Women in Media conference about being a woman in STEM and how STEM research can be applied in media
Nimo Omer argues that deepfakes are a small part of a wider problem that we have with lies and deception in society
We look at Cristian Bodnar’s work in artificial intelligence and machine learning that won him a prestigious award by the Global Undergraduate Summit.
As part of the Manchester Science Festival, a court-room style debate occurred with, the two topics for discussion being artificial intelligence and superbugs
AI robot, Eve, helped researchers at The University of Manchester and Cambridge to find that a toothpaste ingredient is effective against a drug-resistant malaria parasite