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Book Recommendations

  • Foundation

    Foundation

    Foundation

    Isaac Asimov
    Fiction
    4.17 (464,840)

    Soon to be an apple tv+ series, coming 9/24/21 - nominated as one of america's best-loved novels by pbs's the great american readfor twelve thousand years the galactic empire has ruled supreme. now it is dying. but only hari seldon, creator of the revolutionary science of psychohistory, can see into the future--to a dark age of ignorance, barbarism, and warfare that will last thirty thousand years. to preserve knowledge and save humankind, seldon gathers the best minds in the empire--both scientists and scholars--and brings them to a bleak planet at

    Demis Hassabis

    one of the best science fiction series ever written (the original trilogy)...

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  • Consider Phlebas

    Consider Phlebas

    Consider Phlebas

    Iain M. Banks
    Fiction
    3.86 (82,146)

    The war raged across the galaxy. billions had died, billions more were doomed. moons, planets, the very stars themselves, faced destruction, cold-blooded, brutal, and worse, random. the idirans fought for their faith; the culture for its moral right to exist. principles were at stake. there could be no surrender.within the cosmic conflict, an individual crusade. deep within a fabled labyrinth on a barren world, a planet of the dead proscribed to mortals, lay a fugitive mind. both the culture and the idirans sought it. it was the fate of horza,

    Demis Hassabis

    excited for this, Banks' Culture series is brilliant. Consider Phlebas is one of my favourite books,

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  • Game Changer

    Game Changer

    Game Changer

    Matthew Sadler,Natasha Regan
    4.22 (177)

    It took alphazero only a few hours of self-learning to become the chess player that shocked the world. the artificial intelligence system, created by deepmind, had been fed nothing but the rules of the royal game when it beat the world’s strongest chess engine in a prolonged match. the selection of ten games published in december 2017 created a worldwide sensation: how was it possible to play in such a brilliant and risky style and not lose a single game against an opponent of superhuman strength?for game changer, matthew sadler

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    If you want to find out more #AlphaZero, I recommend checking out the great Game Changer

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