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WID Director David Krakauer on Evolution of Intelligence at KIN Global 2013 [VIDEO]

David Krakauer explores the evolution of intelligence at the 2013 Kellogg Innovation Network meeting.


At the Kellogg Innovation Network Global meeting, David Krakauer, WID Director and Co-director of the Center for Complexity and Collective Computation (C4), takes us on a journey through the evolution of intelligence, from the Big Bang to the brain.

Along the way, he asks the question: Should computers become more like an abacus or an automobile?

Video courtesy of the Kellogg Innovation Network.

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