First HIV case was a WWI soldier who caught the virus hunting chimps

EXCLUSIVE: Professor Jacques Pepin at Université de Sherbrooke spoke to MailOnline about his new ‘cut soldier’ hypothesis…

Elon Musk’s SpaceX violated its launch license in explosive Starship test, triggering an FAA probe

SpaceX’s next test Starship test launches are getting a close look from the FAA. Read more…

US team including 2 teenagers discovers ‘planetary lab’ with a rocky super-earth

The planetary system has been discovered around star HD 108236 that’s just 200 light years away.…

How has Earth stayed habitable for so long? Scientists have 2 theories

To understand how we came to exist on planet Earth, we’ll need to know how Earth…

Google researcher discovers new iOS security system | ZDNet

iOS 14 shipped with BlastDoor, a new sandbox system for processing iMessages data. Read more at…

The Riemann Hypothesis, Explained

The Riemann hypothesis is the most notorious unsolved problem in all of mathematics. Ever since it…

Female physicist invents new fusion to take the first humans to Mars

Dr. Fatima Ebrahimi designed a fusion rocket that uses magnetic fields to shoot plasma particles from…

An AI saw a cropped photo of AOC. It autocompleted her wearing a bikini.

Image-generation algorithms are regurgitating the same sexist, racist ideas that exist on the internet. Read more…

How Transformers work in deep learning and NLP: an intuitive introduction

Transformers work in deep learning and nlp: an intuitive introduction. How did we go from attention…

Scientists look to harness the power of AI and the mind combined

European Commission gives project £3m to explore a new kind of technology. Is it worth it?…

Here’s what happened when AI and humans met in a strawberry-growing contest

Top strawberry growers were pitted against data scientists in a smart-agriculture competition organized by Chinese e-commerce…

Fruit Fly Brain Hacked For Language Processing

A simulated fruit fly brain has learnt to perform natural language processing tasks. Read more at…