Making an AI that could defeat humans at six player poker was seen as a benchmark for scientists for decades.
Nova Spivack wants to preserve all of mankind's knowledge, back it up and store it across the solar system for future civilizations.
"We would see resistance increase four or six-fold in just one generation," the lead researcher said. "We didn't have a clue that something like that could happen this fast."
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Why do unidentified language theories keep getting through peer review and into media coverage?
Researchers handed in fake lost wallets in places like museums and hotels, and waited to see if it would be returned to its owner.
While some of the salamanders survived in the bells for 19 days, others went from alert, active and swimming in the pitcher fluid to dead in three days.
Nature doesn't do subpoenas: it does tornadoes, floods, wildfires and droughts. No leader can stonewall it.
Female STEM professionals are less visible and paid less than their male counterparts.
Science photographers can expose scenes that are otherwise impossible to view.
Estimates of the size of North Korea's test in September 2017 place it between 70 and 280 kilotons of TNT equivalent.
"We now have the freedom to build many of the intricate structures found in the body," said one of the authors of a new study.
"As with all climate-related change, the message is clear. We need to limit the production of greenhouse gases," the study co-author told Newsweek.
Large space rocks don't hit Earth often, but just one could cause mass destruction.
The research comes amid a "psychedelic renaissance," in which scientists have investigated whether psychoactive drugs such as MDMA and LSD could be used to treat mental illnesses such as depression, anxiety and PTSD.
"People are dying," Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said, rejecting Republican claims that supporters of the Green New Deal are elites.
Scientists who studied children in matriarchal and patriarchal communities in China concluded that women are taught to be risk-averse.
The long-time journalist and broadcaster told CNN the president's social media output was "ridiculous, but...unrelenting."
"There is no climate crisis, there's weather and climate all around the world, and in fact carbon dioxide is the main building block of all life," Patrick Moore said as a guest on 'Fox & Friends' on Tuesday.
There may be way less dark matter out there than scientists think—and maybe even none at all.
Over a third of Americans feel they know as much or more than scientists or medical doctors about the causes of autism.
The study of 2,000 Americans and Europeans highlights a lack of understanding of genetically modified foods.
Ancient DNA adds new elephant species to the mix.
It is thought the wise men were, in fact, very wise and mathematically adept astrologers.
"You can clearly see the texture of the skin and scales, as well as four-toed claw marks, which are extremely rare," one scientist said.
Andrea Jimenez allegedly attempted to kiss a sixth-grade student on the last day of term.
The competition aims to highlight the innovative spirit and curiosity of research in progress around the world.