Evaluating a position in a chess game

Evaluating a position in a chess game shows why machines will surpass humans in quite some decision-making fields within the next few years.

The following position is after move 23 in the Kramnik-Bluebaum 2017 game. It cannot be correctly evaluated by humans. It contains too many parameters to analyze and too many possibilities.

It is white's turn to play, and a close analysis shows that both players are lost at this point. In a tournament like this, they must each continue to keep a poker face. They often look at the position with a confident face to hide their dismay. Some even shorten their thinking ...

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