Clément Vernet

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From fake boyfriends to killing everyone: What China’s women want from video games

What games do women play?<p>In China, it really depends on who you ask. Some women are obsessed with dating four fake boyfriends, while others are busy feeding an adventurous frog. Some enjoy chopping off their enemies’ heads in battle arenas, while others like shooting everyone else to death on an …

Mobile Gaming

Quantum Physicists Doubled the Information Speed Limit of the Universe

There's a limit to how fast information can move through the universe, just like there's a limit to how fast everything else can move through the …

Japan lays groundwork for boom in robot carers

Japanese government wants to increase acceptance of technology that could help fill the gap in the nursing workforce<p>Japan’s elderly are being told to get used to being looked after by robots.<p>With Japan’s ageing society facing a predicted shortfall of 370,000 caregivers by 2025, the government wants …

Japan

UK doctors select first women to have ‘three-person babies’

Doctors in Newcastle have been granted permission to create Britain’s first “three-person babies” for two women who are at risk of passing on devastating and incurable genetic diseases to their children.<p>The green light from the fertility regulator means that doctors at the Newcastle Fertility …

Exclusive: House Science Committee members say President Trump’s lack of science advisers leaves us vulnerable to disaster

The Office of Science and Technology Policy exists to provide the President with objective scientific advisement.<p>The White House’s Office of Science and Technology Policy doesn’t have a director nor an official mandate, and it hasn’t had one since President Donald Trump took office. The President …

Donald Trump

Switching to electric cars is key to fixing America's 'critically insufficient' climate policies | Dana Nuccitelli

Climate change,Environment,Electric, hybrid and low-emission cars,Greenhouse gas emissions,Travel and transport,Coal,Energy,Fossil fuels,Tesla,Technology,Nissan,Paris climate agreement,COP 21: UN climate change conference | Paris,Donald Trump<p>Nearly 60% of US carbon pollution comes from power and …

Climate

UK warned that Russian threat requires increased defence spending

Chief of general staff, Sir Nick Carter, will say Britain needs to keep up with adversaries to avoid being exposed to unorthodox, hybrid warfare<p>Britain’s defence chief of general staff, Sir Nick Carter, is to warn that the UK is trailing Russia in terms of defence spending and capability.<p>Carter is …

Cybersecurity

When A Tattoo Means Life Or Death. Literally

The man was unconscious and alone when he arrived at University of Miami Hospital last summer. He was 70 years old and gravely ill.<p>"Originally, we were told he was intoxicated," remembers Dr. Gregory Holt, an emergency room doctor, "but he didn't wake up."<p>"He wasn't breathing well. He had COPD. …

Medicine