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Max Tegmark interview: "AI can be the best thing ever for humanity"

3 minutes ago   |   New Scientist

Physicist Max Tegmark wants to make artificial intelligence work for everyone. Here he waxes lyrical about cosmology, consciousness and why AI is like fire
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Michelle Obama is hosting a new podcast exclusively on Spotify, titled 'The Michelle Obama Podcast'

11 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Former First Lady Michelle Obama is teaming up with Spotify to launch a new podcast. "The Michelle Obama Podcast" is scheduled to debut on July 29, and will feature " candid...
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STAT Plus: The founder of Adimab believes he can combat Covid-19 - and whatever pandemic comes next

43 minutes ago   |   STAT

One of biotech's most respected entrepreneurs is betting the novel coronavirus won't be the last deadly outbreak in his lifetime - and that vaccines won't be enough to stop a...
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Covid-19 vaccine: what have we learned from Oxford phase one trial?

51 minutes ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Experts say signs are promising but there is a long way to go to show vaccine works Tracker: how close are we to a vaccine? See all our coronavirus coverage Phase one human...
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Ron Johnston obituary

53 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Human geographer who showed that voters are influenced not only by their beliefs, but by where they live and work Ron Johnston, who has died aged 79, was a human geographer...
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Hopes for a coronavirus vaccine this year have been boosted by a breakthrough in Oxford human trials

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Scientists developing a coronavirus vaccine believe they have made a breakthrough in early trials of a jab which could offer "double protection" against the virus. Blood...
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Spain commemorates COVID-19 victims

1 hour ago   |   Politico

Two by two they came forward on Thursday to lay white roses beside a memorial flame in honor of the tens of thousands of people killed by COVID-19. Spain's national homage to...
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The Pull of the Stars by Emma Donoghue: a moving tale of human suffering

2 hours ago   |   Evening Standard

The author of Room has written a tender story of pain and friendship, and nurses coping as best they can during the Spanish 'flu pandemic, says Susannah Butter
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Coronavirus: Illegal groups are violently enforcing lockdowns in Colombia

2 hours ago   |   The Independent

At least nine people have been killed for going against the restrictions, Human Rights Watch finds
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Siberia heatwave 'effectively impossible' without man-made climate crisis, scientists say

2 hours ago   |   The Independent

Human activity has made increased temperatures 'at least 600 times more likely', analysis shows
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Islamic State Bride Shamima Begum Should Be Allowed To Return To UK, Court Rules

Islamic State Bride Shamima Begum Should Be Allowed To Return To UK, Court Rules

Shamima Begum - one of three east London schoolgirls who travelled to Syria to join the so-called Islamic State group - should be allowed to return to the UK to challenge the... Read more ...

Jofra Archer dropped from England squad for West Indies Test after rules breach

Jofra Archer dropped from England squad for West Indies Test after rules breach

Jofra Archer has been ruled out of England's second Test against the West Indies after a breach of the team's 'bio-secure protocols' Read more ...

Russia ‘almost certainly' attempted to interfere with general election...

Russia ‘almost certainly' attempted to interfere with general election, government says

Boris Johnson at his general election win The government has admitted for the first time that it ‘is almost certain that Russian actors sought to interfere in the 2019 General... Read more ...

Marc Quinn replaces statue of slaver Edward Colston with Black Lives Matter...

Marc Quinn replaces statue of slaver Edward Colston with Black Lives Matter protestor

Artist Marc Quinn has erected a sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester Jed Reid on the plinth in Bristol where the statue of a slave trader stood before it was torn... Read more ...

‘WTF' - Arsenal's Aubameyang fuming after Alexander-Arnold's dangerous...

‘WTF' - Arsenal's Aubameyang fuming after Alexander-Arnold's dangerous challenge on Saka

Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has hinted that he's seriously annoyed that Trent Alexander-Arnold's challenge on Bukayo Saka wasn't reviewed by VAR, if this tweet's... Read more ...

England and Wales to meet in Wembley friendly on October 8

England and Wales to meet in Wembley friendly on October 8

England will play a friendly match against Wales at Wembley Stadium on Thursday October 8. Read more ...

Sun captured in closest images ever and show spectacular 'campfires' on surface

Sun captured in closest images ever and show spectacular 'campfires' on surface

Britain's Solar Orbiter has taken these never-seen-before close-up pictures of the Sun - revealing miniature solar flares dubbed 'camp fires' erupting on its surface Read more ...

Vanessa Paradis And Winona Ryder No Longer Giving Evidence In Johnny Depp's...

Vanessa Paradis And Winona Ryder No Longer Giving Evidence In Johnny Depp's Libel Case Against The Sun

Winona Ryder and Vanessa Paradis will no longer be called to give evidence in Johnny Depp 's libel claim against The Sun, the High Court has heard. The Hollywood actor is suing... Read more ...

Crystal Palace vs Man Utd TV channel, live stream, team news, odds and...

Crystal Palace vs Man Utd TV channel, live stream, team news, odds and head-to-head

Man Utd are on an 18-match unbeaten run Manchester United continue their battle for a top four finish on Thursday night when they travel to Crystal Palace in the Premier... Read more ...

England vs West Indies 2020, second Test: live scoreboard

England vs West Indies 2020, second Test: live scoreboard

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