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Digital advances outpace cultural evolution

Digital advances outpace cultural evolution

November 5, 2013


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There is a theoretical concept in computer science called technological singularity. It refers to the hypothetical point in time when artificial intelligence passes the cognitive capabilities of the human brain, implying radical changes in human nature and society as a whole. Astrophysicist Neil deGrass...

Humans of NYU captures NYU’s diversity

Humans of NYU captures NYU’s diversity

October 10, 2012


Filed under Features

NYU could be considered a representation of New York City’s fashion culture. Walking down the street, one can spot students in suits speed-walking with an air of importance, actors practicing on the street, environmentalists protesting, or politicians standing on soap boxes petitioning. One ...