I Wish History Books Would Use These Pictures Created by AI — written by ChatGPT

Adam Gelencser
2 min readDec 7, 2022

A story written by ChatGPT based on the title only as the trigger.

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Once upon a time, in a land far, far away, there was a group of history scholars who were tired of the boring old black and white photographs that filled their history books. They longed for something more exciting, something that would truly bring the past to life for their readers.

One day, a brilliant young scholar named Susan had an idea. She suggested that they use artificial intelligence to create colorful, dynamic pictures of historical events and people. The other scholars were skeptical at first, but after seeing the stunning results of Susan’s AI creations, they were convinced.

And so, the history books were rewritten, filled with vibrant, dynamic images of everything from the signing of the Declaration of Independence to the first moon landing. The readers loved the new books, and the scholars were hailed as heroes for bringing history to life in such a lively and engaging way.

But not everyone was happy with the new books. Some of the more traditional historians argued that the AI-generated images were too fanciful and not accurate to the time period. They complained that the images didn’t accurately depict what life was really like back then.

But Susan and her colleagues didn’t let the naysayers get them down. They knew that the new books were making history more interesting and accessible to a wider audience. And that was what mattered most to them.

So the new history books with AI-generated images became a huge success, and they were used in schools and libraries all across the land. And the scholars who created them lived happily ever after, knowing that they had made history come alive for countless readers.

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Adam Gelencser

Tech enthusiast, currently entrepreneuring — regularly sharing content on tech news and irregularly on other topics. Founder of QMapper.co video AI tool.