Animals help AI navigate better

Last updated 17th May 2018
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I write for Sparrho and work with Curators to translate and disseminate research to the public.


Scientists are finding new ways to perfect algorithms. One surprising source is the animal kingdom.

Researchers mimicked mammals’ specialist brain cells to build an AI navigation system capable of finding the short route through a labyrinth.