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PODCAST: Q&A with Marcus du Sautoy, author of The Creativity Code

The Creativity Code: Art and Innovation in the Age of AI

Marcus du Sautoy
Belknap Press
320 pp.
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When asked about the origins of an evocative piece of music, a composer is likely to focus on structure and pattern, asserts mathematician Marcus du Sautoy. So why not enlist the help of an algorithm? This week on the Science podcast, du Sautoy explores the concept of creativity, comparing human and artificial intelligence to reveal how we can make the most of machine learning.

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To hear the rest of the show, visit the Science podcast page.

About the author

Dr. Sanford is a freelance science communicator and host of the podcast, “This Week in Science.”