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With a little data, Eureqa generates fundamental laws of nature

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9:46am, December 30, 2011

Games such as chess have long been mastered by thinking machines. But weightier intellectual feats, such as deducing the laws of nature, have remained the domain of living, breathing brainiacs — until now.

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