The Man Who Would Teach Machines to Think by James Somers, theatlantic: Douglas Hofstadter, the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of Gödel, Escher, Bach, thinks we've lost sight of what artificial intelligence really means. His stubborn quest to replicate the human mind. #Cognitive_Science #Intelligence
m.c. escher artwork - Google Search: This is my favorite MC Escher piece of art. He is very big on perspectives and changing what the eye is suppose to make sense of. I like the fact in this drawing that he is holding a glass ball to take a self portrait.
What do one mathematician, one artist, and one musician all have in common? Are you interested in zen Buddhism, math, fractals, logic, paradoxes, infinities, art, language, computer science, physics, music, intelligence, consciousness and unified theories? Get ready to chase me down a rabbit hole into Douglas Hofstadter's Pulitzer Prize winning book Gödel, Escher, Bach.