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Bonus: The Promise and Pitfalls of AI
This is an episode of another WHYY podcast called The P
Air Date: May 28, 2021
Ep 5. Echo Chambers
We examine AI’s role in polarizing America, from online echo chambers to the virulent spread of misinformation on social media.
Air Date: April 29, 2021
Ep 4. Biased Intelligence
AI systems can be highly susceptible to bias. The potential for serious consequences is huge, especially when it comes to the AI increasingly used in police departments.
Air Date: April 22, 2021
Ep 3. The Next Pandemic
AI tools played a major role in our fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, from developing drugs and vaccines, to aiding medical research, & coordinating healthcare providers.
Air Date: April 15, 2021
Ep 2. A.I. in the Driver’s Seat
Increasingly, we’re putting AI in the driver’s seat, physically, with autonomous vehicles. We’ll consider the progress, safety, security, and ethical implications of machines
Air Date: April 1, 2021
Ep 1. Hello, World!
Artificial intelligence has seen huge advances in the last decade, very notably in the technology of natural language processing.
A.I. Nation investigates how machine learning, automation, and predictive analytics are impacting our lives right now.
Air Date: February 11, 2021
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