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Mar 27, 2019

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Questions Mount About 'Sonic Attacks' On U.S. Embassy In Havana : Shots - Health News : NPR



Origami-inspired robot gripper

Baristas beware: A robot that makes gourmet cups of coffee has arrived - The Washington Post

Meet San Francisco’s new, giant, smoothie-making robot -

This robot can make sushi in seconds

Your Apples May Soon Be Picked By Laser-Shooting Robots | WIRED



Estonia is Building a “Robot Judge” to Help Clear Legal Backlog

Japan unveils robot assistants for 2020 Olympics - The Verge

Robots are playing ASMR-infused techno at SXSW

Two new planets discovered using artificial intelligence

A.I. Is Flying Drones (Very, Very Slowly) - The New York Times

AI Performed Like a Human on a Gestalt Psychology Test

Japan Calls For Stricter Control on AI Killer Robots

Japan looking to robots and AI to help care for its ageing population - Tech News | The Star Online

AIs go up against animals in an epic competition to test intelligence | New Scientist

Robot ‘Natural Selection’ Recombines Into Something Totally New | WIRED

Growing Drone Industry Spawns a Growing Antidrone Industry - IEEE Spectrum

Bees and fish learn to communicate long distance – via robots

Doctors Wired a Prosthetic Hand Directly Into a Woman’s Nerves

For A Healthier Planet, Eat These 50 Foods, Campaign Urges : The Salt : NPR

There Are People Who Think The West Invaded Iraq Over a Stargate - VICE



Instagram Is Full of Conspiracy Theories and Extremism - The Atlantic

The Mueller report is in. Get ready for the conspiracy theories. - The Washington Post



Google announces AI ethics panel - BBC News

'Google brain' implants could mean end of school as anyone will be able to learn anything instantly



Gene-Editing Record Smashed With Over 13,000 Changes Made to a Single Human Cell

New CRISPR-powered device detects genetic mutations in minutes

Genetic genealogy: Criminal suspects deserve DNA privacy, too.

DNA Kits Yield Different Results From Two Genetics Companies - NECN

FDA removes restrictions on genetically modified salmon

Using more-specific 'genetic scissors' may avoid problems associated with gene editing

World Health Organization joins fight against lax genetic editing standards – BGR

Soylent CEO says people are starting to embrace genetic engineering - Business Insider

Genetic Research Has a Big Bias Problem, And We Can't Keep Ignoring It

More evidence shows bacteria "flying" around the world to share genes



Vice President Pence Gives NASA Five Years to Put Americans Back on the Moon—or Else

Caltech Researchers May Have Found a New Way to Levitate Objects Using Only Light



Afternoon Mirror: Juanita Broaddrick Calls Greta Van Susteren An ‘Imbecile’ | The Daily Caller