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January 12, 2023
Demis Hassabis stands halfway up a spiral staircase, surveying the cathedral he built. Behind him, light glints off the rungs of a golden helix rising up through the staircase’s airy well. The DNA sculpture, spanning three floors...
November 17, 2022
Society for Neuroscience honors BCS professor for breakthrough research modeling a component of the brain’s navigational system.
The Society for Neuroscience (SfN) has awarded the Swartz Prize for Theoretical and Computational...
November 1, 2022
This machine-learning system can simulate how a listener would hear a sound from any point in a room.
Adam Zewe | MIT News Office

Imagine the booming chords from a pipe organ echoing through the cavernous sanctuary of a massive...
October 18, 2022
PhD candidate Raúl Mojica Soto-Albors seeks to understand the rules of plasticity that underlie neuronal behavior.
Olivia Young | Office of Graduate Education
When he matriculated in 2019 as a graduate student, Raúl Mojica Soto-...
September 25, 2022
Neuroscience PhD student Fernanda De La Torre uses complex algorithms to investigate philosophical questions about perception and reality.
Leah Campbell | School of Science
Although Fernanda De La Torre still has several years...
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September 19, 2022
Dear General Vision Sciences & Engineering communities,

The goal of the Fourth Workshop on Shared Visual Representations in Human and Machine Intelligence (SVRHM) at NeurIPS 2022 is to discuss and disseminate relevant...
August 30, 2022
On its own, a new machine-learning model discovers linguistic rules that often match up with those created by human experts.
Adam Zewe | MIT News Office
Human languages are notoriously complex, and linguists have long thought it...
August 25, 2022
MIT scientists have discovered a population of neurons that light up whenever we see images of food.
Anne Trafton | MIT News Office
A gooey slice of pizza. A pile of crispy French fries. Ice cream dripping down a cone on a hot...
August 12, 2022
By Kim Hyun-bin
Hyundai Motor Group announced Friday the launch of the Boston Dynamics AI Institute with the goal of making fundamental advances in artificial intelligence (AI), robotics and intelligent machines. Hyundai and...
August 12, 2022
Tomaso Poggio and team were awarded the 2021 Helmholtz Prize for their paper HMDB: A large video database for human motion recognition (H. Kuehne; H. Jhuang; E. Garrote; T. Poggio; T. Serre). The paper has been cited over 1400...

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