Teaching Artificial Intelligence and Quantum Physics to Minecraft Addicts
Now that Google has a quantum computer and a quantum artificial-intelligence lab, it's safe to say they realize artificial intelligence will be a big part of the future. Figuring out some mind-blowing things to do with it will be a task that spans generations. So naturally, the first step is to prepare future generations of quantum computer scientists.
The lab has come up with a pretty clever way to get kids interested in becoming those future quantum computer scientists: a software package that introduces some concepts from quantum physics and artificial intelligence into the popular indie computer game Minecraft. Read entire article here>