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Astounding Magazine was a magnet for some of the best science fiction writers of a generation. Scott Bradfield reviews the new cultural biography of its... [Read More]
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People have always looked for ways to make their work easier. It is a matter of debate whether using tools and automation are distinct human... [Read More]
Tags: know - easiest - way
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In the 1960s, Margaret Lovatt was part of a Nasa-funded project to communicate with dolphins. Soon she was living with 'Peter' 24 hours a day... [Read More]
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Open sourcing your code, regardless of your company size, is one of the best ways to recruit top engineers. We analyzed the 30 most-applied-to U.S.... [Read More]
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Yoshua Bengio wants to stop talk of an AI arms race and make the technology more accessible to the developing world. [Read More]
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Charismatic, personable, strong and highly successful, Sheryl Sandberg has been a shining light for women in business, in particular in the male dominated world of... [Read More]
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Charismatic, personable, strong and highly successful, Sheryl Sandberg has been a shining light for women in business, in particular in the male dominated world of... [Read More]
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"You see, in this world there's two kinds of people, my friend:Those with loaded guns and those who dig. You dig." - Blondie …... [Read More]
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The years from the end of World War II into the 1970s were ones of substantial economic growth and broadly shared prosperity. Beginning in the... [Read More]
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Eighteen years ago, writer and translator Eduardo Lago sat down with David Foster Wallace for a discussion that ranged from pedagogy to tennis to the... [Read More]
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Claim against owner of website for scraping content failed, where plaintiff failed to allege improper removal of copyright management information, and where claim for passing... [Read More]
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Breakthrough development uses a patient's own stomach cells, cutting the risk of an immune response to implanted organs. [Read More]
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Joseph Hayes and Sameer Jauhar set the record straight on antidepressant withdrawal, highlighting the recent flawed review by Davies and Read. [Read More]
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Sometimes infecting volunteers with a disease can lead to new treatments. But how much risk and compensation is acceptable for those in poor nations? [Read More]
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The clean energy conversation has become part of a larger culture war that fits neatly into the media's all-too-predictable tendency of false equivalence. [Read More]
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Carlos Ghosn, chairman of the alliance of Nissan Motor Co, Renault SA and Mitsubishi Motors Corp, was arrested Monday on suspicion of understating his salary... [Read More]
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