Breakthrough: Predicting The Future
National Geographic Channel, Astro Ch 553/HD Ch 573, 10pm
Nate Silver may be the modern-day Nostradamus, but tomorrow’s prophet is a computer. By finding hidden patterns in data, a new form of artificial intelligence predicts the future with incredible accuracy. But if we peer into the crystal ball, will we see a world where machines shape the future, leaving their creators far behind?