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FORMER ISRAELI TECH CHIEF: AI COULD CAUSE TRAGEDY “WORSE THAN 9/11”
Will AI give terrorists new tools?
SEARCH FOR SHACKLETON'S ANTARCTIC SHIPWRECK TURNS BACK TO AVOID DEADLY ICE TRAP
Worsening weather and nearly impenetrable sea ice have forced a research ship to abandon its search for the 1915 wreck of Ernest Shackleton's ice-bound ship Endurance in Antarctica's Weddell Sea.
NEW ALGORITHM DETECTS FAKE ONLINE DATING PROFILES
It spots “rom-con” scams designed to swindle singles out of money.
MEDIEVAL LETTER REVEALS BAWDY NUN WHO FAKED HER DEATH TO ESCAPE CONVENT
Medieval nun fakes death to escape convent and enjoy a life of carnal lust. Sounds like the basis for a juicy novel, but this really happened during the 14th century in England.
AMAZON DITCHES PLAN FOR NEW YORK HEADQUARTERS
Is this a permanent split or simply a negotiation tactic?
WHY CAN'T NASA'S CURIOSITY ROVER RESCUE OPPORTUNITY?
The Mars rover Opportunity has died, NASA announced yesterday (Feb. 13). A layer of dust likely coated its solar panels, preventing it from juicing itself up after a 2018 sky-blackening dust storm on the Red Planet.
MARS ROVER OPPORTUNITY IS DEAD AFTER RECORD-BREAKING 15 YEARS ON RED PLANET
One of the great exploration stories of our time is officially over.
Opportunity Mars rover
dead today (Feb.
NASA DECLARES MARS ROVER OPPORTUNITY DEAD AFTER 15 YEARS ON THE RED PLANET
NASA’s Mars Opportunity rover traversed the red planet for more than a decade. Its photography—simultaneously detailed and panoramic—made a hostile environment seem almost familiar, revealing the nature of a neighbor to which both the agency and several billionaires want to send humans.
NAPSTER CO-FOUNDER CHIDES ELON MUSK: WORRY ABOUT GENE EDITING, NOT AI
"This is the biggest unreported story."
TERRIFYING APP SHOWS HOW CLIMATE CHANGE WILL TRANSFORM 540 CITIES
See what city your hometown will feel like by 2080.