Books Recommended by Demis Hassabis
A Brief History of Humankind
Yuval Noah Harari
Source: "There's not many times where I read a book and come out with 20 new ideas I hadn't thought about before, and [this book] made me think like that." - Demis Hassabis
Gödel, Escher, Bach
An Eternal Golden Braid
Douglas R. Hofstadter
Source: "Tying together Gödel's incompleteness theory with mathematics, with Escher's drawings, and Bach's fugues. And showing they're all related in some way." - Demis Hassabis
AlphaZero's Groundbreaking Chess Strategies and the Promise of AI
Source: "If you want to find out more [about] AlphaZero, I recommend checking out [this great book]." - Demis Hassabis
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