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AI, Robotics and Your Health

At the second Science on the Hill event, AI, Robotics and Your Health, experts from academia and the private sector talked with Scientific American Editor in Chief Mariette DiChristina about the future of AI and robotics in medicine.  

18 hours ago — Mariette DiChristina and Steve Mirsky

Can Gender Be Computed?

The use of algorithms to guess a person’s gender based on images, video or audio raise significant social and ethical concerns yet to be fully explored

May 15, 2018 — Foad Hamidi, Morgan Scheuerman, Stacy Branham and The Conversation US

Radar Scans Detail North Korean Nukes

Scientists have added radar info to seismic data, isotope measurements and optical imagery to study covert nuclear tests. Christopher Intagliata reports.

May 14, 2018 — Christopher Intagliata

Cryptojacking Spreads across the Web

Right now, your computer might be using its memory and processor power—and your electricity—to generate money for someone else, without you ever knowing

May 9, 2018 — Pranshu Bajpai, Richard Enbody and The Conversation US

Beyond XX and XY

Biology. Identity. Equality.