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Alex Garland on Ex Machina, Devs, Annihilation, and the Poetry of Science

Lex Fridman interviews Alex Garland, writer and director of many imaginative and philosophical films from the dreamlike exploration of human self-destruction in the movie Annihilation to the deep questions of consciousness and intelligence raised in the movie Ex Machina. OUTLINE: 0:00 – Introduction 3:42 – Are we living in a dream? 7:15 – Aliens 12:34 […]

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AI Speech and Voice

The Evolution of Computer Speech

The Science Elf examines the history of speech synthesis and recognition – a technology that’s commonplace in our daily lives today.

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