SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
FALSE! TRUMP CLAIMS PARIS DEAL WOULD ONLY MAKE 'TINY' DIFFERENCE
A comment that Donald Trump made yesterday in the White House Rose Garden when he announced the United States would
pull out of the international Paris climate agreement
was not based in science.
SCIENTISTS HOPE TO USE STEM CELLS TO REVERSE DEATH IN CONTROVERSIAL STUDY
Bioquark is about to begin a trial that will attempt to bring brain-dead patients back to life using stem cells. However, the trial is raising numerous scientific and ethical questions for other experts in the field.
RICH KIDS AND DRUGS: ADDICTION MAY HIT WEALTHY STUDENTS HARDEST
Teens who attend high-achieving schools in well-to-do communities may be more vulnerable to
drug and alcohol problems
than their less well-off peers, a new study from the Northeast U.S.
REVOLUTIONARY DISCOVERY ABOUT THE HUMAN BRAIN COULD LEAD TO SECOND-GEN AI
Lund University scientists have discovered that individual neurons are capable of learning sequences. This has huge potential ramifications for research into learning difficulties and AI.
EXPERTS SAY AI HAS A 50% CHANCE OF BEATING ALL HUMAN INTELLIGENCE WITHIN 45 YEARS
A recent report on the predictions of AI experts on when AI would surpass human intelligence provide a range of answers. However, there is no doubt that the time to prepare for the ascendancy of AI is now.
ASTEROID COLLISION MAY HAVE TIPPED SATURN'S MOON ENCELADUS
Enceladus, an icy moon of Saturn that
could host life
, may have tipped over long ago.
BOTULISM: CAUSES, SYMPTOMS & TREATMENT
Botulism is a rare but serious illness caused by toxins released by bacteria called Clostridium botulinum.
MICROSOFT IS WORKING TO MAKE ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE MORE HUMAN
Researchers are studying how bilingual humans switch between languages to bridge the gap in human/AI interaction. Work like this will help AI seem more human as it becomes more and more prevalent in our lives.
WORLD'S LARGEST (AND ODDEST-LOOKING) AIRCRAFT ROLLED OUT FOR TESTS
A bizarre, double-bodied airplane with the largest wingspan of any aircraft in the world just rolled out of its hangar for the first time.
CHRONIC PAIN MAY STEM FROM PAIN RECEPTORS IN HIDING
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