Killer Algorithms

Killer Algorithms

Warnings about the risks posed by artificial intelligence seem to be everywhere nowadays. From Elon Musk to Henry Kissinger, people are sounding the alarm that super-smart computers could wipe us out, like in the film “The Terminator.” To hear them talk, you’d think we were on the brink of dystopia – that Skynet is nearly […]

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Meet the Xenobot, the World’s First-Ever “Living” Robot

Meet the Xenobot, the World’s First-Ever “Living” Robot

You’re looking at the world’s first “living” robots. That’s right, these micro-machines are in fact brand new programmable lifeforms that researchers believe could help clean microplastics from our oceans or even repair organs inside our bodies. So what exactly are these little things and should we expect to see them whizzing through our bloodstreams any […]

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