2023’s Mind-Bending Revelations in the Brain Sciences

December 28, 2023 4 min read This year the explosion of interest in AI had a profound impact on how experts in the fields of neuroscience and psychology think about biological intelligence and learning By Gary Stix A video presents a stylized depiction of a new language decoding process. A decoder generates multiple word sequences … Read more

Artificial intelligence and climate change were 2023’s twin challenges

Screenwriters and Writers Guild Of Great Britain (WGGB) members stage a rally in Leicester Square Vuk Valcic/Alamy WHEN New Scientist editors sat down to discuss the biggest story of 2023, one topic shot straight to the top of the list. It can’t have escaped anyone’s notice that artificial intelligence rocketed to prominence this year, with … Read more