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Rise of the Forecasting Machines

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Science  21 Oct 2005:
Vol. 310, Issue 5747, pp. 420
DOI: 10.1126/science.310.5747.420b

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The finding that human forecasters can consistently improve on computer forecasts only shorter than a day heralds an age of prognostication untouched by humans.