Stellar AI: An Astrophysicist's Guide to Getting Started

Of the 7.5 billion people on Earth, fewer than 600 have ever blasted through the atmosphere to make it into outer space and only a dozen set foot on the moon. Yet, through the study of astrophysics, we can calculate with certainty which elements make up the planets and the stars. That’s not magic; it’s math. To Jamie Milne, Senior Engagement Manager at World Wide Technology (WWT), it’s also a metaphor for artificial intelligence. “Astrophysics is like extreme AI,” says Milne.