Proponents of Artifical Intelligence say it will be used for everything from helping treat diseases to driving your car.
It can also make some seriously mind-bending art.
Using Google’s machine-learning technology TensorFlow, Christopher Hesse has built a website that transforms doodled pictures of cats into photo-esque images.
Anyone can have a go for free on Edges2cats, and the results are varied. Some are surprisingly realistic. Others are hellish nightmare fuel.