Artifact Details

Title

The Mind Machines, episode 511 of the television program "NOVA"

Catalog Number

102651752

Type

Moving Image

Publisher

WGBH Boston

Identifying Numbers

Deprecated CHM identification number VT 183.88

Duration

00:59:22

Dimensions

10" cassette

Format

Betacam SP

Description

This episode of Nova focuses on artificial intelligence and includes interviews with MIT researchers. Also includes footage of the 1977 computer chess championship. There is some discussion of the similarities between human thought and computer "brain" thought.

Series Title

NOVA Television Series