In the turmoil of 1968, music failed to seize the moment

That year, the pillars of 1960s pop music released unfocused, confused albums. Thitkorn Krireuk/Shutterstock.com While the first half of 1968 was a series of explosive moments – the Tet Offensive, Paris protests, the assassinations of…

Meet AICAN, a machine that operates as an autonomous artist

‘Psychedelic,’ an image created by the algorithm AICAN. Ahmed Elgammal, Author provided When artificial intelligence has been used to create works of art, a human artist has always exerted a significant element of control over…

When the line between machine and artist becomes blurred

Mario Klingemann’s ‘Neural Glitch Portrait 153552770’ was created using a generative adversarial network. Mario Klingemann, Author provided With AI becoming incorporated into more aspects of our daily lives, from writing to driving, it’s only natural…

Neil Armstrong and the America that could have been

Those mesmerized by NASA’s accomplishments and ambitions wanted so much more out of the reticent Armstrong. AP Photo According to a Gallup Poll from 1999, only 50 percent of those surveyed could even name Neil…