Paul Allen’s AI research group unveils program that aims to shake up how we search scientific …

At a morning meeting held every day at the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence in Seattle, engineers, researchers and other staff meet to update each other on their work. The meeting is led by senior software architect Oyvind Tafjord (far right, back to camera). The Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence (nicknamed AI2) is a research organization funded by Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist Paul Allen. (Stuart Isett/For The Washington Post)When it comes to the body of scientific literature in existence, the world is suffering from information overload. There are now more than 100 million academic papers online and that number is estimated to be growing at a rate of nearly 5,000 new articles each day. According to one study, only half of those papers are being read by anyone other than the author…


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