- Nov 1, 2016
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Better alerts to feed a hungry world
A new type of survey called the “Waffle House Matrix” has proved to be an odd but effective way to measure the severity of natural disasters in the United States. It looks at whether these famed 24/7 restaurants in an affected area are open or closed. Satellite images have long provided such information, but now experts are looking at the potential for artificial intelligence and machine learning.