‘Overview’ Virtual-Reality Experience Lets You Explore the Cosmos

A new virtual-reality (VR) experience promises to have you zooming around the cosmos as you look at the precise locations of planets, moons and stars in the solar system and ...
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Fall inside a black hole in this seven figure VR experience

A black hole is a cosmic rift from which nothing can escape, sucking you into the unknown ... which sounds a bit like the hype around VR. Virtual reality currently ...
China AI

China Winning Artificial Intelligence War Against U.S.

Chinese artificial intelligence is now capable of outperforming humans in reading comprehension. A neural network model created by Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba beat its flesh-and-blood competition on a 100,000-question Stanford ...
AI World

Aliens, Autonomous Cars, and AI: This Is the World of 2118

Learning From the Past Humans are naturally inclined to think towards the future. We find ourselves wondering about the next steps in our lives, imaging the potential consequences of advances ...
Black Hole

This Year, We’ll See a Black Hole for the First Time in History

FIRST LOOK AT A BLACK HOLE Within the next 12 months, astrophysicists believe they’ll be able to do something that’s never been done before, and it could have far-reaching implications ...
NASA Microbes In Space

Astronauts Have Identified Unknown Microbes in Space For The First Time

Wheresoe'er humans roam, there you will also find microbes. It's just a fact of life - we contaminate everything we touch. Which means, hundreds of kilometres above the Earth, there ...
NASA Space

A NASA Expert Says This Is The “Ultimate” Test for AI in Space Exploration

AI in Space Exploration Given the rate at which artificial intelligence (AI) has been advancing, it’s proving difficult to place bets on just how far the technology will be able ...

How smart is today’s artificial intelligence?

The field of artificial intelligence is historically known for overpromising — decades of hyped results followed by harsh corrections in funding and expectations as researchers crash into major technological roadblocks ...

Lockheed selects NEC artificial intelligence software to study space data

Intelligent machines are taking the technology world by storm, and have started to move to outer space. The United States’ largest military contractor Lockheed Martin Corp. announced Wednesday it will ...