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Discussing Neuroscience with ChatGPT

UPDATED Feb. 2023 - I'm excited by ChatGPT 's possibilities in terms of facilitating advanced learning .  For example, I got enlightening answers to questions that I had confronted when I first studied neuroscience.  The examples below are taken from a very recent session I had with ChatGPT (mid Jan. 2023.) Source: https://neurosciencestuff.tumblr.com In case you're not familiar with ChatGPT, it is a very sophisticated "chatbot" - though, if you call it that way, it'll correct you!  'I am not a "chatbot", I am a language model, a sophisticated type of AI algorithm trained on vast amounts of text data to generate human-like text'. UPDATE:  this article focuses on some of the impressive abilities of ChatGPT.  For a good glimpse of its weaknesses, in the context of poor intuition about Physics, as well as Math errors, check out this great short video:  ChatGPT does Physics For a high-level explanation of how ChatGPT actually works -