Many people relish in the longevity of a career in a creative industry when the topic of automation is put on the table. How can a robot create something as beautiful, thought out or emotionally charged as the image or text that I create?

As machine learning progresses every day, computers are slowly gaining an upper hand on the minds that rule the world – with many factory and desk jobs looking at redundancy in next 30 years. But will they eventually surpass the very realm of thought that birthed their concept; creativity? What do you think?

This video, voiced and curated by Gil Weinberg for TedEd, answers some of that question.