Human invention makes need for human mathematicians obsolete

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Human mathematicians may be facing tough competition from a machine. Physicists from Israel have designed an algorithm-generating invention, the Ramanujan Machine, that can automatically analyze mathematical patterns and create formulas. Researchers are hoping that the machine could be trained to work with constants beyond pure math in the future, helping speed up discoveries in physics, biology, and chemistry. Does that mean mathematicians will be out of a job? Not really, according to the authors. Read full article here

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