Selected Fields 2014

Past

History & Memory

Past - History & Memory

The relationship between history and memory has emerged in the second half of the 20 th century as one of most enduring questions within historical study. The question of how the past shapes and is...

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Present

Combatting Memory Loss

Present - Combatting Memory Loss

All forms of dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease, affect millions of people across the globe. This debilitating progressive brain disorder, leading to memory loss, disorientation, confusion and...

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Future

Artificial Intelligence, The Digital Mind

Future - Artificial Intelligence, The Digital Mind

The hypothesis that human intelligence can be simulated by a machine has existed for a long time. John McCarthy (1927 –2011) a computer scientist and cognitive scientist coined the term Artificial...

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