149 words You can't save the climate by going vegan. Corporate polluters must be held accountable. Many individual actions to slow climate change are worth taking. But they distract from the systemic changes that are needed to avert this crisis, in order to save our future.
111 words Studies Don’t Support Elon Musk’s Autopilot Safety Claims
144 words Climate change: ‘We’ve created a civilisation hell bent on destroying itself – I’m terrified’, writes Earth scientist
351 words Irish prime minister to fast-track radical climate change policies. "The public have sent us a message which is that they want us to accelerate action on climate. "It will require changes at individual, community and national level".
112 words Democratic candidate Andrew Yang predicts 'mass riots and violence' if impact of technology goes unchecked
108 words Should Companies Use AI to Assess Job Candidates?
114 words Mexico wants to decriminalize all drugs and negotiate with the U.S. to do the same
257 words Women who microdose mushrooms: 'It makes me enjoy playing with the kids' - Before the school run, or commuting to work, increasing numbers are taking tiny doses of psychedelic drugs in the UK.
152 words The Fast Progress of VR
324 words A wave of satellites set to orbit the Earth will be able to pinpoint producers of greenhouse gases, right down to an individual leak at an oil rig. They are looking to track nations, industries, companies and even individual facilities
184 words Google dissolves AI ethics board just one week after forming it
139 words Idaho sets record low solar price as it starts on shift to 100% renewables - at a cost of US2.175¢/kWh
158 words Oslo to become first city with wireless charging infrastructure for electric taxis - While waiting for customers at the stands, the taxis will charge via induction at a rate of up to 75 kW. Oslo’s taxis will be completely emission-free by 2023.
320 words Introducing universal basic income could reduce child poverty by a third, a think tank has claimed. It also believes working age poverty would also fall by a fifth, while pensioner poverty would fall by almost a third to 11.3 per cent if universal basic income was introduced in the UK
163 words I'm making the future of weather forecasting by generating new weather datasets. Your phone is a weather station (!) and we can build a new kind of weather network. US is very slow and IBM/WeatherChannel wrecked WeatherUnderground. We can grassroots the next innovations.
109 words Capitalism is destroying the Earth. We need a new human right for future generations - The children on climate strike are right: their lives should not be sacrificed to satisfy our greed
156 words Climate Change Is This Generation’s Vietnam War - It's an existential threat to millennials—and older Americans are standing in the way of action.
232 words Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: “We should be excited about automation” - In a talk at SXSW, the New York Congresswoman notes that automation is a net positive when the government offers a social safety net.
275 words Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: “We should be excited about automation” - In a talk at SXSW, the New York Congresswoman notes that automation is a net positive when the government offers a social safety net.
172 words Tesla launches new Supercharger with 1,000 mph charging, better efficiency, and more