Julia Lilly

15 Added | 3 Magazines | 37 Likes | 2 Following | @JuliaLilly | Keep up with Julia Lilly on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Julia Lilly”

MIT's Nightmare Machine Made Its Scariest Image Yet | Insta of the Week

The machine-learning algorithm takes 2016's political horror way too seriously.<p>This week, MIT’s literal Nightmare Machine did the impossible: by applying its self-teaching algorithms to pictures of both presidential nominees, it made this year’s election cycle even scarier than it already is. The …

Machine Learning

5 things parents of special needs kids want you to know about public restrooms

North Carolina's newly passed House Bill #2 (HB2) — the so-called "bathroom law" which prohibits anyone over the age of 7 from using a public restroom for a gender they weren't anatomically born into — might have unintended consequences for families with older special-needs children.<p>TODAY Parents …

Autism

How I chanced upon the secrets of hospital food

The NHS wants to ban junk food from its hospitals. Well, here's how we kept the sick masses happy back in 1957...<p>When my father fell down the stairs of the underground gents public convenience in Cambridge Circus one day in 1957, it had important consequences for my education.<p>When he returned home …

Thanks To President Obama The US Leads The World in Economic Growth

The U.S. economy surged forward with 3.7 percent growth in the 2nd quarter of 2015, well outpacing other developed nations. The 3.7 growth rate …

Why Stephen Hawking and Bill Gates Are Terrified of Artificial Intelligence

Stephen Hawking. Bill Gates. Elon Musk. When the world's biggest brains are lining up to warn us about something that will soon end life as we know it -- but it all sounds like a tired sci-fi trope -- what are we supposed to think?<p>In the last year, artificial intelligence has come under …

Artificial Intelligence

Off to the Races at Cheltenham

Roundup Red Alert! What You Need to Know about the Pesticide Poised to "Push Us All Off of the Cliff"

But aside from the dire consequences for agriculture and consumer choice regarding GMO contamination—most Americans don't want GMOs in the food …

20 Things You Should Throw Away for Better Health

When we talk about the steps you need to take to get healthier, they often involve buying new things: workout clothes, fitness equipment, ingredients …

San Francisco Bay Area

Intel unveils tiny Curie system on a chip for next-gen wearables

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich plucked a button off his sport jacket and held it up during his CES 2015 keynote Tuesday night. It was not actually a …

Sony 4K TV is slimmer than an iPhone

Sony has launched a ludicrously slim 4K television, which at 5mm (0.2 inches) thick, measures up as the world's thinnest LCD. Not only that, but it …

Opinion

Letters to the Editor<p>On this day

Associated Press News