Maarib Ahmad

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DeepMind’s new computer can navigate London’s Underground using memory

DeepMind, the AI research firm that is owned by Google’s parent company Alphabet, has created a computer that can learn and accomplish tasks from its own memory. The computer uses a neural network that can store and recall facts. This allows it to, for example, find the best route from one point to …

London Underground

The KATRIN Tritium Neutrino experiment: A giant scale for the tiniest particles starts

Neutrinos are so tiny and inconspicuous that physicists believed for a long time they had no mass. Now, a massive device that scientists say will …

Physics

The Galaxy Note 7 will be banned from all US airline flights

The ban begins October 15th at 12PM ET<p>Samsung’s recalled Galaxy Note 7 smartphone will be banned from US airline flights. The order comes from the FAA and the Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) and follows an announcement from earlier this …

Here's A Robot That Will Mow Your Lawn, Rake Your Leaves, And Shovel Your Snow

Do you enjoy doing yard work? If so, this article is not for you. However, if mowing the grass, raking the leaves and especially shoveling snow aren’t leisure-time activities you look forward to, relief is on the horizon. A robot named Kobi will do all of these things for you because yard work is …

Lawn Mowing

The world just took another huge step forward on fighting climate change

By Chris Mooney<p>, Reporter<p><i>This story has been updated.</i><p>Last week, we learned that the Paris climate agreement will go into effect in November after the European Union formally joined the accord, tipping it past the threshold needed to become a reality.<p>Now this week brings another major foray in …

Climate