SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
WHY PALEONTOLOGISTS ARE STOKED TO FIND THIS BUS-SIZE DINOSAUR IN EGYPT
Egypt is known its magnificent pyramids, but now the country is gaining fame among paleontologists, especially now that an international team has uncovered the remains of an 80-million-year-old dinosaur the size of a school bus.
YOUR NEW BEST FRIEND: AI CHATBOT
What if AI bots could be the ones to have meaningful conversations with humans?
MEDICAL AI MAY BE BETTER AT SPOTTING EYE DISEASE THAN REAL DOCTORS
Researchers at the Singapore National Eye Center have built AI that can help diagnose disease faster than doctors can. The future of AI in medicine might not be as visible as one may think.
TEACH YOUR KIDS ABOUT THE SUPER BLUE BLOOD MOON OF JAN. 31 WITH THESE ACTIVITIES
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A NEW STUDY SHOWS MOSQUITOES CAN BE TRAINED NOT TO BITE SPECIFIC HUMANS
Mosquitoes transmit dangerous diseases, killing more people than any other animal and prompting the recent War on Mosquitoes. A new study shows that a method for training mosquitoes not to bite specific humans could be as effective as using insect repellents like DEET.
SCIENTISTS ARE CLOSER TO MAKING ARTIFICIAL BRAINS THAT OPERATE LIKE OURS DO
The artificial synapse fires 20 million times more rapidly than a human synapse does – and is more energy efficient, too.
INCREDIBLY MOBILE “MINIMALIST ROBOT” COULD BE THE FUTURE OF NON-INVASIVE MEDICINE
Researchers invented a tiny "minimalist robot" that looks like a caterpillar and can perform a wide range of movements, including jumping, crawling through tunnels, and climbing out of a pool. It is designed to deliver drugs to specific targets in the human body.
MAKING THE CASE ― AGAIN ― FOR SAVING IMPERILED SPECIES (OP-ED)
David Steen received his Ph.D. in Biological Sciences from Auburn University and is now a Research Ecologist at the Georgia Sea Turtle Center on Jekyll Island.
INACCURATE ENVIRONMENT AGENCY FLOOD MAPS DISTORT HOUSE PRICES, CLAIM LOCALS
Flood maps published by the Environment Agency are so inaccurate that they are significantly distorting house prices, homeowners have claimed.
FORD MAKES PLANS FOR AN AUTOMATED POLICE CAR THAT TAKES THE LAW INTO ITS OWN HANDS
Can we trust artificially intelligent vehicles to uphold the law? We will see, as Ford has officially filed for a patent on an automated police car.