The world of climate modelling has to be a tricky one, to be sure. There can never be enough data to input and, to create models that are at all … [Read full article]
Robots Achieve Self-Awareness, May Also Develop 'Mental Problems'
Artificial intelligence has taken a big leap forward: two roboticists (Lipson and Zagal), working at the University of Chile, Santiago, have created what they claim is the first robot to possess “metacognition” — a form of self-awareness which involves the ability to observe ones’ own thought processes and thus alter one’s behavior accordingly.
Cloud Modelling Suggests Greater Global Warming
A new paper published in the Journal of Climate has shone the light on the inefficiency that currently exists in the modelling of clouds in climate models. The authors of … [Read full article]