Artificial Intelligence

Why it's vital that AI is able to explain the decisions it makes

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Understanding how artificial intelligence algorithms solve problems like the Rubik’s Cube makes AI more useful. Image: Unsplash/Azazello BQ

Forest Agostinelli
Assistant Professor of Computer Science, University of South Carolina
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When machines are left to learn and solve problems through their own experience, this is called reinforcement learning. Image: Gremlin/E+ via Getty Images
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Researchers have been trying for decades to understand how AIs solve problems. Image: rockz/iStock via Getty Images Plus
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A step-by-step refinement approach can make it easier for humans to understand why AIs do the things they do. Image: Forest Agostinelli
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