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Yale Is Letting Anyone Take Its Most Popular Class Ever for Free

Everything you ever wanted to know about how to truly be happy.<p>When Yale began offering a new course this semester, over 1,000 students jumped at the opportunity. It wasn't about business, technology or innovation. It's about how to be happy.<p>Nearly a fourth of the undergraduate student body …

Econ 101 No Longer Explains the Job Market

Supply-and-demand theory once made sense. That was before employers gained so much power.<p>The battle over the effects of minimum wages has been one of the most protracted and bitter fights in the history of empirical economics. Some researchers, such as David Neumark of the University of …

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Meltdown, Spectre, and the State of Technology

You’ve heard the adage “It’s all 1s and 0s”, but that’s not a figure of speech: the transistor, the fundamental building block of computers, is …

How an industry-breaking bug stayed secret for seven months

How an industry-breaking bug stayed secret for seven months — and then leaked out<p>When Graz University of Technology researcher Michael Schwarz first reached out to Intel, he thought he was about to ruin the company’s day. He had found a problem with their chips, together with his colleagues Daniel …

Startup Republic: How France reinvented itself for the 21st century by wooing entrepreneurs to Paris

The City of Light is cutting through a long tradition of government bureaucracy to make it easy for global companies to launch in France. …

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Advancements in AI are rewriting our entire economy

<b>ADVANCEMENTS IN AI</b><p>Once theorized as visions of a future society, technology like automation and artificial intelligence are now becoming a part of …

ISM: Manufacturing New Orders Jumped To Their Fastest Pace Since January 2004

The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) said that manufacturing activity expanded robustly in December, with new orders increasing at their fastest …

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A simple deep learning model for stock price prediction using TensorFlow

For a recent hackathon that we did at STATWORX, some of our team members scraped minutely S&P 500 data from the Google Finance API. The data …

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This curious Hawaiian monk seal was spotted in Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument. Though Hawaiian monk seals are highly endangered, their situation is looking up. For the past three years, this species’ population has been increasing for the first time in decades, thanks to recovery actions by NOAA Fisheries, Papahānaumokuākea, and other partners.<p><b>You can help protect these seals, too!</b> Marine debris is one of the threats monk seals face, so by reducing the amount of plastic we use, …

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Inside the First Church of Artificial Intelligence

<b>Anthony Levandowski</b> makes an unlikely prophet. Dressed Silicon Valley-casual in jeans and flanked by a PR rep rather than cloaked acolytes, the …

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Honoring Native American Code Talkers

During times of war, secure communications can mean the difference between life and death; victory and defeat. In World War I and World War II, the …

This Prehistoric "Masterpiece" Could Rewrite The History of Ancient Greek Art

It was hidden under millennia of dirt.<p>It didn't look like much at first. A small piece of stone, just 3.6 centimetres (1.4 inches) in length, …

Archaeology

The Origin of the Human Species: a Chromosome Fusion? - OpenMind

Some 60 years ago, two researchers, <b>Joe Hin Tjio</b> <b>and</b> <b>Albert Levan</b>, discovered that the number of chromosomes (karyotype) in humans was 46 chromosomes, …

The U.S. cities with the worst traffic jams

INRIX Roadway Analytics, a cloud-based traffic analysis tool, identified and ranked 108,000 traffic hotspots in the 25 most congested cities in the …

US Senate reaches deal on self-driving cars

Democrats and Republicans can't get on the same page about most things, but robots driving cars is apparently a-okay no matter your political affiliation. After the House approved a bipartisan pact, both sides in the Senate agreed to a deal making it easier for Ford, GM and other automakers to get …

Autonomous Cars

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Inside Waymo's Secret World for Training Self-Driving Cars

An exclusive look at how Alphabet understands its most ambitious artificial intelligence project<p>In a corner of Alphabet’s campus, there is a team working on a piece of software that may be the key to self-driving cars. No journalist has ever seen it in action until now. They call it Carcraft, after …

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Aunt Gillie's Matzo Ball Soup

For the broth: Combine chicken, carrots, onions, celery, parsnips, and garlic in a large stockpot with water to cover. Finely chop enough parsley …

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