Justin Motz

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Forests

MIT built a wearable app to detect emotion in conversation

Are you saying what you mean, or just saying it mean?<p>How a person tells a story could be interpreted in a multitude of ways — telling your friend about your awesome new car can come across as excitement or a brag, depending on the listener. To help detect the sentiment behind speech, a team at the …

Artificial Intelligence

Google shows off 'nightmare-inducing' robot

The latest robot from Google can twirl with the grace of a figure skater and jump over tallobstacles.<p>The company's Boston Dynamics unit recently showed off a new robot called Handle. Resembling a human with a torso, two arms and legs, Handle's feet have been replaced by wheels.<p>At a recent event, …

Robotics

Fecal transplant improves autism symptoms

While many people are aware of the behavioural symptoms associated with autism, probably not so many realize that autistics often also have …

5 Scientific Myths You Probably Believe About The Universe

The Universe is a vast, mysterious place, encompassing everything we’ve ever known, observed or could ever hope to come into contact with. For millennia, a look up at the sky — our window into the cosmos beyond our world — was met with wonder, awe, and a fascination with the unknown. Thanks to all …

Physics