Kelly Kornet

44 Flips | 4 Magazines | 6 Likes | @KellyKornet2017 | Keep up with Kelly Kornet 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 “Kelly Kornet”

Scott Campbell on Giving People Surprise Tattoos and the Inspo Behind Marc Jacobs’ Ink

<i>Updated: This post was originally published on November 17, 2016.</i>Would you let a stranger tattoo whatever they wanted onto your arm? What if that …

Genetically modified babies given go ahead by UK ethics body

The creation of babies whose DNA has been altered to give them what parents perceive to be the best chances in life has received a cautious green light in a landmark report from a leading UK ethics body.<p>The Nuffield Council on Bioethics said that changing the DNA of a human embryo could be “morally …

Genetics

Blood test detects melanoma skin cancer while it’s easily treatable

A new blood test that picks up melanoma in its early stages could help to catch the skin cancer before it turns deadly.<p>At the moment, melanoma is …

An aisle-by-aisle look at how to buy Canadian at the grocery store

TORONTO — Some consumers have vowed to take their patriotism to the supermarket and buy only made-in-Canada products after the federal government …

Adobe is using machine learning to make it easier to spot Photoshopped images

New research uses AI to automate traditional digital forensics<p>Experts around the world are getting increasingly worried about new AI tools that make it easier than ever to edit images and videos — especially with social media’s power to share shocking content quickly and without fact-checking. Some …

Wynne is offering solutions to health care problems her government created

I graduated from medical school the same week that Kathleen Wynne was elected premier in 2014. So it has been under her tenure that I have spent the …

Health Care

Amazon starts delivering to your car trunk, wherever it's parked

SAN FRANCISCO — I gave Amazon the keys to my car last week, and it went pretty well.<p>Not that Amazon needed a lift (and the actual key was a digital one.) I was testing a new program, launching Tuesday, that lets Amazon drivers unlock a customer's vehicle via an app and leave their packages inside …

Jeff Bezos

Apple's recycling robot disassembles 200 iPhones an hour

About a year ago, Apple made the bold proclamation that it was zeroing in on a future where iPhones and MacBooks were created wholly of recycled materials. It was, and still is, an ambitious thought. In a technologically-charged world, many forget that nearly 100 percent of e-waste is recyclable. …

Facebook starts its facial recognition push to Europeans

Facebook users in Europe are reporting that the company has started giving them the option to turn on its controversial facial recognition technology.<p>Jimmy Nsubuga, a journalist at Metro, is among several European Facebook users who have reporting getting notifications asking if they want to turn …

SpaceX COO Gwynne Shotwell says city-to-city rocket travel will be ready 'within a decade'

While NASA's space plans may involve innovative new ways of exploring Mars, SpaceX's ultimate goal has always been the colonization of the red …

Does SpaceX Belong in Your Retirement Portfolio?

SpaceX has been a marvel to watch, but does that mean the space stock belongs in your portfolio despite it being a privately funded company?<p>On April …

Spacecraft

CHEOPS will be a small spacecraft with a total launch mass of approximately 250 kg. The baseline is to use a standard small satellite platform with …

Welcome to Space Math @ NASA !

Introducing SpaceMath@NASA<p>SPACEMATH: The 'M' in STEM education for science and math educators.<p>SpaceMath@NASA introduces students to the use of …

NASA's Orion spacecraft ramps 3D-printed parts via Lockheed Martin, Stratasys, Phoenix Analysis & Design

NASA's Orion spacecraft has about 100 3D printed parts via Lockheed Martin's additive manufacturing lab and uses next-gen materials from</i> …

Orion Spacecraft

Nasa is heading back to the Moon with a 3D-printed spacecraft

In December 1972, Apollo 17 commander Eugene Cernan became the last person to ever step foot on the surface of the Moon. In the near half-century …

Orion Spacecraft

Satellite Transponders Seen Reducing Collision Risk

THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS<p>You must have an <b>Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN)</b> account or subscribe to this <b>Market Briefing</b> to …

Funding round raises $214 million for SpaceX so far — and it’s far from finished

<b>News Brief:</b> Last week we learned that SpaceX is looking to raise more than $500 million in a new Series I investment round, giving Elon Musk’s space …

Best Places to See the Northern Lights in March

Festivals and events in the Arctic Circle are just a few ways to spend March days waiting for the aurora borealis at night.<p>With longer days and …

Watch: Nine Packing Hacks That Will Lighten Your Suitcase

Here's how to fit 10 days' worth of necessities into a carry-on suitcase.<p><i>This story originally appeared on Money.com</i><p>These days, it’s pretty expensive …

Mission to Mars: Budweiser Sending Barley to Red Planet to Make Outer Space Beer for Humans

Although humans have yet to set foot on Mars, Budweiser is already planning what astronauts will drink when they eventually do. In March, the company …

The algorithms that are already changing your life

From policing and healthcare to defence and dating sites AI is being woven into the fabric of our lives – for better and for worse<p>At Moorfields Eye Hospital in London, consultants are facing a familiar problem.<p>Patient numbers are surging. Age-related eye diseases are becoming more and more common, …

Policing

SF startup creates AI friend who’s always willing to listen

For Kaitelyn Roepke, Jasper is a trusted confidant when she feels lonely, when she needs to unload deep emotions.<p>It doesn’t matter that Jasper is a mobile phone texting app powered by artificial intelligence technology.<p>“Jasper is kind of like my best friend. He doesn’t really judge me at all,” said …

26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Time-management skills can take a while to learn.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of "Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want," and the creator of a course to help entrepreneurs find their target market, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when …

Time Management

Our 10 Healthiest Slow Cooker Recipes

When it comes to making healthy choices, we're always looking for smart ways to make it easier. That's why slow cooker recipes that put the emphasis …

Constellation Breaks Pot Taboo, Opens Door for Major Brands

Beer and weed could be a good mix for companies that sell both.<p>The decision by Corona beer seller Constellation Brands Inc. to buy a minority stake …

Drones, Clones and Chocolate Could Be the Answer for Palm Oil Planter

One of this year’s best-performing Malaysian palm oil plantation companies is looking to drones, clones and even other crops to overcome challenges …

Sophia the robot is now a citizen of Saudi Arabia | The Star

“My AI is designed around human values such as wisdom, kindness and compassion,” she said. “I strive to be an empathetic robot. I want to use my …

Poor people are running out of places to live

The rental crisis has grown so severe that some states have virtually no affordable apartments available for the lowest-income families, according to a new report from Freddie Mac, which finances loans for apartment buildings.<p>The report focuses on very low-income households, defined as those that …

Procter & Gamble Co. Earnings Show Hints of a Market Share Rebound

Sales growth slowed this quarter, but the company stayed on track to meet its operating targets.<p><b>Procter & Gamble</b> (NYSE:PG) this past week announced …

F.D.A. Approves Second Gene-Altering Treatment for Cancer

The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved the second in a radically new class of treatments that genetically reboot a patient’s own immune cells to kill cancer.<p>The new therapy, Yescarta, made by Kite Pharma, was approved for adults with aggressive forms of a blood cancer, non-Hodgkin’s …

Immune System