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Is it possible to replicate human intelligence?

Duration: 02:40

Modern computers can outperform us in many ways, like playing chess, but the unique thing about human intelligence is our ability to learn new skills from scratch, without having to be programmed with a set of rules.

Available since: Wed 28 Mar 2012

Credits

Series Editor
Aidan Laverty
Presenter
Marcus du Sautoy
Director
Helen Sage
Producer
Helen Sage

This clip is from

Horizon 2011-2012, The Hunt for AI

15/15 Horizon investigates how close humankind is to creating artificial intelligence.

First broadcast: 03 Apr 2012

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