“It would be silly to expect AI that is designed to mimic human-written text to be easily distinguishable from such text. In an arms race of adversarial AI techniques, where new AI can improve its performance along dimensions such as detectability by existing classifiers, we are not likely to have technologies that robustly detects AI-generated text.”
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Jessica Chen Weiss, professor of government and public policy, discusses U.S.-China relations after the U.S. shot down what is thought to be a Chinese spy balloon.
Alexander Colvin, dean of the ILR School, says, “Wages have started to rebound and regain some of the ground lost in the first half of the year. They haven’t come all the way back yet, but we’ve started to see a turnaround.”
Glenn Altschuler, professor of American studies, writes this opinion piece about an anti-abortion initiative that supports vulnerable women through and beyond pregnancy.
Jessica Chen Weiss, professor of government and public policy, says that the cancellation of Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s trip to Beijing “reflects the unfortunate triumph of symbolism over substance.”
Joseph McFadden, associate professor of animal science, writes this piece about the challenges of cutting down methane production from cattle.
This piece features the work of Karen Levy, professor of information science, on surveillance in the trucking industry.
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