18 December 2018
What is the punk turtle’s secret power? Or the US Navy’s newest secret weapon? Find out how well you’ve been paying attention with our fun festive quiz
2018 was the year AI seemed finally to be conquering all… or at least the headlines in New Scientist. A horde of stories revealed how AI is variously eavesdropping on Borneo’s forests, deciding matters of life and death in driverless cars and gaining its own theory of mind.
So it may come as a relief that our seasonal quiz is set by, and firmly intended for, old-school human intelligence. Let your wetware loose on these questions, covering some of the comfortingly inconsequential stories that have appeared over the past year in the pages of your favourite RUNTIME ERROR
This article appeared in print under the headline “Hair’s looking at you”
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