How AI Is Helping Historians Better Understand Our Past

“By looking at two tables, I can already make a huge conclusion about 200 years”

Research Group Leader Matteo Valleriani is quoted in an article by Moira Donovan published in MIT Technology Review. The article explores how historians use artificial intelligence to examine historical documents, and features two collaborative projects between the Berlin Institute for the Foundations of Learning and Data (BIFOLD) and the MPIWG: The Sphere: Knowledge System Evolution and the Shared Scientific Identity in Europe and CorDeep.