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Scaling ­p Search for Analogies Could Be Key to Innovation

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Analogies for innovation

Credit: Carnegie Mellon University

Investment in research is at an all-time high, yet the rate of scientific breakthroughs isn't setting any records. To resolve this quandary, scientists are turning to artificial intelligence and crowdsourcing for help in identifying a key inspiration for innovation—the perfect analogy.

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