Lost Languages A team of researchers at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) have created an AI that is capable of automatically deciphering long lost languages —...
An unusual new idea in neuroscience suggests that our consciousness is derived entirely from electromagnetic waves given off by neurons when they fire off an impulse. The idea is that these waves...
In an attempt to make colonoscopies more pleasant, a team of University of Leeds scientists developed a new robotic arm that takes the deed out of a human doctor’s hands. There are probably few...
Everybody knows diversification is an essential strategy for building a successful investment portfolio. By spreading your money out across different assets and investment vehicles, you minimize...
If we ever want to develop artificial general intelligence (AGI), the kind of advanced, thoughtful AI shown in movies, we can’t do it in a void. Rather, Aberystwyth University computer scientist...
A lot of folksy medical advice has been disproven by modern science. We now know, for example, that you can’t contract a cold from cold wet weather. And that you don’t have to wait an hour after...
The UK military has created a drone that’s equipped with two shotgun barrels, Popular Mechanics reports. The drone called i9 is capable of flying indoors and identifying targets using artificial...
These days there are a lot of different online investing platforms to choose from. And this is good news for investors—particularly young tech savvy ones—because it gives them a lot of freedom and...
When it comes to getting fit, nothing beats personalized instruction from a certified personal trainer. Not only do personal trainers provide guidance and feedback tailored to your exact needs, but...
Artificial intelligence and deep learning are drawing patterns out of the seeming noise in big data, and it’s changing our world in broad and subtle ways: Finding practical uses for holograms...