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If Our Bodies Could Talk

The Jeopardy! Machine Wants to Cook for You

Nov 05, 2015 | 58 videos
Video by The Atlantic

The single largest component of solid municipal waste in the United States is rotting food. In this episode of If Our Bodies Could Talk, senior editor James Hamblin visits the Bon Appetit kitchen to test out how IBM's supercomputer Watson is helping people combine whatever is in their refrigerators into edible recipes.

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Authors: James Hamblin, Nicolas Pollock, Jaclyn Skurie

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