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AI researchers allege that machine learning is alchemy

Ali Rahimi, a researcher in artificial intelligence (AI) at Google in San Francisco, California, took a swipe at his field last December—and received …

Navy dismisses 7th Fleet commander after warship accidents

TOKYO (AP) — The commander of the U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet has been relieved of duty following a series of warship accidents that raised questions about …

Military

Accio Butterbeer! Enjoy this recipe for the Hogsmeade staple

There’s only one way to celebrate Harry Potter’s birthday and that’s with a frothy glass of butterbeer. So act like you’re at the Three Broomsticks …

New Year, new coins as Royal Mint strikes 2017 pound

More than a billion brand new £1 coins are being struck in time for its launch in March, the Royal Mint said in its New Year’s Day announcement.<p>The new 12-sided coin - which is being billed as “the most secure coin in the world - will replace the traditional circular £1.<p>The old coin was considered …

Associated Press News

Steal Jennifer Garner's At-Home Alias Workout! Here's Her Whole Routine

<i>InStyle</i>’s October cover girl Jennifer Garner may have spent a few months filming her upcoming Disney family comedy <i>Alexander and the Terrible,</i> …

Kids coding app Tynker expands to Android and adds game-making mode

Education technology startup Tynker is expanding to Android, after attracting more than 8.8 million children to computer programming courses through its website and iPad app.<p>The company has launched its Android tablet app on the Google Play app store, including a new mode – also available in the …

Watch 2 Neutron Stars Merge and Form Black Hole (Video)

An amazing new NASA video shows two super-dense neutron stars tearing each other apart in a cataclysmic cosmic merger that ultimately forms a black …

Space

GOP, telecoms strike back on net neutrality - The Hill letter that didn’t happen - The big picture: Little in D.C. stands in way of commercial data collection

<b>GOP, TELECOMS STRIKE BACK ON NET NEUTRALITY —</b> The state of play from Tony, as we head into Wednesday: “Telecom giants and House Republicans mounted a counteroffensive in the escalating debate over net neutrality rules on Tuesday…[decrying] a push by consumer groups to have the FCC treat broadband …

Toothy Fish With Jutting Jaw Confounds Science

The fish's jaw is similar to that of a bulldog.<p>A newfound catfish from India doesn't look so remarkable from the outside, besides its prominent whiskers. Its size--slightly smaller than an average human pinkie finger--is unexceptional. And it is rarely seen, known to live in water deep underground, …

Natural History