MIT algorithm finds subtle connections between art pieces

MIT algorithm finds subtle connections between art pieces

MIT A particularly difficult aspect of developing MosAIc was creating an algorithm that could find not only similarities in color or style, but also in meaning and theme, Hamilton said. Researchers examined a deep network of “activations,” or features, for each image in the open access collections of both museums. The distance between the “activations” … Read more

Oakland Athletics will finally get Billy Beane a World Series

Oakland Athletics will finally get Billy Beane a World Series

How in the world do you forecast a 60-game baseball season amidst a pandemic? You allow for far more freak occurrences. You concede that the fate of the season will be determined as much by external forces, like our country’s questionable willingness to take the coronavirus seriously and those ripple effects, as by, say, the … Read more

NBA returns: LeBron, Giannis and the players to watch via STATS facts

NBA returns: LeBron, Giannis and the players to watch via STATS facts

The NBA finally returns on Thursday and it’s been a long-time coming. Not since March 11 have players taken to the court and fans watched official games due to the coronavirus pandemic. But, after months of waiting, the New Orleans Pelicans-Utah Jazz and Los Angeles Lakers-Los Angeles Clippers clashes will headline the 2019-20 season restart … Read more

Trump says he didn’t discuss Russian bounties with Putin

Trump says he didn't discuss Russian bounties with Putin

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump confirmed in an interview released Wednesday that he didn’t discuss the intelligence about potential Russian bounties on U.S. troops in Afghanistan with Russian President Vladimir Putin when they spoke by phone last week. “That was a phone call to discuss other things, and frankly, that’s an issue that many people … Read more

New Animal Crossing villager discovered in Gigaleak files

New Animal Crossing villager discovered in Gigaleak files

There are so many files to dig through within the Gigaleak, a collection of leaked files from classic Nintendo games like Super Mario 64 and Super Mario World. As it turns out, there are also files from Nintendo’s original Animal Crossing game, called Dōbutsu no Mori, which was released in 2001. An enhanced version of … Read more

Scientists revive 100M-year-old microbes found on seafloor

Scientists revive 100M-year-old microbes found on seafloor

Experts have found 100-million-year-old microorganisms living 18,000 feet below the surface and revived them, a shocking study says. The research notes that microbes dormant long since before the dinosaurs became extinct were revived after being discovered 10 years ago in ancient sediment samples from the South Pacific Gyre. The samples were eventually incubated, which demonstrated … Read more

Fashion Face-Off: Yami Gautam or Raashi Khanna in a Mustard Toned Pantsuit! Whose Boss Babe Moment Fared Better?

Fashion Face-Off: Yami Gautam or Raashi Khanna in a Mustard Toned Pantsuit! Whose Boss Babe Moment Fared Better?

The celebrity style cycle of flaunting designer creations with their stylists conceptualizing them, they zoom through the numerous appearances for movie promotions, brand endorsements, red carpet events, travel style or simply casual brunches or dinner outings. Some end up sharing styles and results in a fashion face-off. We have Yami Gautam and Sai Tamhankar on … Read more