AI Helps Researchers Unlock Mysteries of Vatican Archives

Originally published at: AI Helps Researchers Unlock Mysteries of Vatican Archives | NVIDIA Technical Blog

Researchers in Italy recently published the findings of a project called Codice Ratio, or “The Code System,” which demonstrates how deep learning is helping the Vatican transcribe a portion of their archives. The Vatican Secret Archives are made up of some fifty-three miles of shelving, thirty-five thousand volumes of the catalog, and twelve centuries worth…