Knowable: Why some artificial intelligence is smart until it's dumb

Quoting SFI Davis Professor Melanie Mitchell and citing her book AI: A Guide for Thinking Humans. 

Big Think: How math predicts life on Earth and the universe beyond

Interviewing SFI Distinguished Shannan Professor Geoffrey West.

Aeon: Uncertain times

Esssay by SFI Professor Jessica Flack and Davis Professor Melanie Mitchell.

MarketWatch: Opinion: Why the COVID-19 'baby bust' could impact stock prices

Citing research by SFI External Professor John Geanakoplos.

Wired: A Radical New Model of the Brain Illuminates Its Wiring

Quoting SFI External Professor Danielle Bassett.

CNET: Digital data could overtake Earth's actual atoms, physicist says

Quoting SFI Professor David Wolpert.

BioWorld: For neurodegeneration, a different way to slice the pie

Quoting SFI External Professor Danielle Bassett.

The Economist: A new AI language model generates poetry and prose

Quoting SFI Davis Professor Melanie Mitchell.

Los Angeles Times: What will it take for schools to reopen safely in the midst of a pandemic?

Citing work by SFI External Professor Lauren Ancel Meyers, SFI Professor Michael Lachmann, and Spencer Fox at the University of Texas COVID-19 Modeling Consortium.

PhysicsWorld: COVID-19: an economic perspective

An interview with SFI External Professor Doyne Farmer.

The New York Times: The Risk That Students Could Arrive at School With the Coronavirus

Featuring research by SFI Professor Michael Lachmann, External Professor Lauren Ancel Meyers (University of Texas Austin), and Spencer Fox (University of Texas Austin).

Santa Fe Reporter: Best of Santa Fe 2020-- Arts & Entertainment

Naming SFI's Community Lecture Series #2 in Santa Fe for Best Lecture Series.

Knowable Magazine: Collective behavior: How animals work together

Featuring work by SFI Science Board member Deborah Gordon.

FQXi: Undecidability, Uncomputability, and Unpredictability Essay Contest

Awarding second place to an essay by SFI Professor David Wolpert and Omidyar Fellow David Kinney, titled "Noisy Deductive Reasoning: How Humans Construct Math, and How Math Constructs Universes."

Harvard Business Review: Reopening the Office? Here’s How to Stymie Transmission of Covid-19.

Op-ed by SFI External Professor Scott E. Page.

APS Physics Magazine: A Statistical Model for Optimizing Output

Featuring research by SFI Professor Sidney Redner and colleagues.

The Guardian: Cost of preventing next pandemic 'equal to just 2% of Covid-19 economic damage'

Citing research by SFI External Professor Andy Dobson and collaborators.

IFL Science: Preventing A Future Pandemic Could Cost A Tiny Fraction Of Military Spending

Featuring research by SFI External Professor Andy Dobson and colleagues.


Citing research by SFI External Professors Marten Scheffer, Tim Kohler, and their collaborators in the Human Niche working group.