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Will machine learning help us find life beyond Earth?

One of the antennas of the MeerKAT radio telescope in South Africa: in the effort to find extraterrestrial life. Credit: Morganoshell/Wikimedia Commons When assessing the likelihood of discovering technologically advanced extraterrestrial life, the question that always comes up is, “If they’re out there, why haven’t we found them yet?” And …

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Artificial Intelligence detects strange signals in radio data

In recent years, an explosion of incredibly capable Artificial Intelligence (AI) programs such as Midjourney, DALL-E 2 and ChatGPT has shown the rapid progress that science has made in machine learning. Artificial Intelligence algorithm developed by a team of scientists at Curtin University in Australia has detected strange radio signals …

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