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July 23, 2018

DARPA pushes for AI that can explain its decisions

Engadget – DARPA is launching an Artificial Intelligence Exploration program that will invest in new AI concepts, including "third wave" AI with contextual adaptation and an ability to explain its decisions in ways that make sense.

July 20, 2018

Trump names third Dow executive to the help run USDA

Quartz – Donald Trump selected a new head of scientific research for the US Department of Agriculture this week: Scott Hutchins, an entomologist who has spent his career at Dow Agroscience’s pesticide and seed division.