This Day in History

IBM’s Deep Blue Defeats World Chess Champion Garry Kasparov

A historic moment in the realm of artificial intelligence occurred on February 10th, 1996, as IBM’s Deep Blue computer defeated reigning world chess champion Garry Kasparov in a highly publicized match, marking a milestone in the development of AI.

Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT)

The Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT) was opened for signature at the United Nations, aiming to prohibit all nuclear explosions for both civilian and military purposes.