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These are some of the odder training methods used to make smarter computers
Training up artificial intelligence takes a lot of work, and it means putting it in sometimes unconventional situations.
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Irish hospitals using maggots, honey and silver to cure wounds
Silver can help clean the bacteria out of a wound and, believe it or not, maggots will make it smell better.
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Clare U21s enjoy a puck about at the Cliffs of Moher
It’s not the first place you expect them to be training ahead of tomorrow’s clash with Galway at Semple Stadium.
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WATCH: Giants try not to score Superbowl winning touchdown
Ahmad Bradshaw just couldn’t bring himself to not complete the score he’s always dreamed of.