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Turns out, Earth Isn’t as Habitable as We Think

Turns out, Earth Isn’t as Habitable as We Think

According to a new calculation designed to determine the habitability of a planet, the Earth only scores a little over 80%. READ MORE >>

How Google’s AI Beat a Human at ‘Go’ a Decade Earlier Than Expected

How Google’s AI Beat a Human at ‘Go’ a Decade Earlier Than Expected

Last week, news broke that the holy grail of game-playing AI—the ancient and complex Chinese game Go—was cracked by AI system AlphaGo. AlphaGo was created by Google’s DeepMind, a UK… read more READ MORE >>

Ravens might possess a Theory of Mind, say scientists

Ravens might possess a Theory of Mind, say scientists

A new study of ravens’ behavior when they think they’re being ‘spied on’ suggests they possess building blocks of humans’ own ability to interpret others’ thoughts, hopes, and fears. READ MORE >>

First fully approved ‘off the shelf’ stem cells launch in Japan | New Scientist

First fully approved ‘off the shelf’ stem cells launch in Japan | New Scientist

The long anticipated age of the stem cell is upon us. Temcell prevents organ transplants attacking their hosts but will be followed by therapies for more common problems READ MORE >>

Meteorite Killed Man at Indian College, Says Chief Minister

Meteorite Killed Man at Indian College, Says Chief Minister

A man was killed and three others were injured Saturday in what authorities said was a meteorite strike at a college campus in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu. READ MORE >>

Race Is a Social Construct, Scientists Argue

Race Is a Social Construct, Scientists Argue

A group of scientists argues that racial categories are weak proxies for genetic diversity and need to be phased out of biological studies. READ MORE >>

China’s nuclear fusion machine just smashed Germany’s hydrogen plasma record

China’s nuclear fusion machine just smashed Germany’s hydrogen plasma record

Just last week, we reported that Germany’s revolutionary nuclear fusion machine managed to heat hydrogen gas to 80 million degrees Celsius, and sustain a cloud of hydrogen plasma for a quarter of a… READ MORE >>

Film coating transforms contact lenses into computer screens

Film coating transforms contact lenses into computer screens

A polymer film coating with the ability to turn contact lenses into computer screens is set to transform the wearable visual aids into the next generation of consumer electronics. READ MORE >>

Onetime party drug hailed as miracle for treating severe depression

Onetime party drug hailed as miracle for treating severe depression

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javascript web workers (multithreading in js )

javascript web workers (multithreading in js )

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