Were These Poems Written By Machines or Humans?

Can you tell if a human or an AI wrote these poems? Teaching computers to understand and mimic natural language is one of the biggest challenges in computer science and artificial intelligence. So can a computer write a poem indistinguishable from one penned by an actual human? Computer scientists at Dartmouth College wanted to find out, so they gathered sonnets written by computers and others by actual authors and put them to the test. Robert Siegel, host of NPR’s All Things Considered, served as one of the competition’s judges, and he reports that no one was fooled. Below are six poems. Can you tell which are the products of human creativity and which are from poetic computers? The answers are at the end. SONNET #1 This is the same harsh angle of the sun,this is…


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