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A constant stream of SingularityHub's high-quality articles, read to you via an AI system.

    New Quantum Computer in China Claims Quantum Advantage With Light

    New Quantum Computer in China Claims Quantum Advantage With Light

    Quantum computers are not amazing because they’re revolutionizing everything in the world of computation. They’re still clunky, finicky, insanely expensive, and not too practical. They may very well ha...

    • 9 min
    Not All Sunshine and Rainbows: Waymo's Self-Driving Cars Take on Inclement Weather

    Not All Sunshine and Rainbows: Waymo's Self-Driving Cars Take on Inclement Weather

    How do you train self-driving software to safely pilot a vehicle through city streets?

    There are a few options; the first that probably springs to mind for most people is to spend countless hours actua...

    • 4 min
    After 1.5 Billion Years in Flux, Here’s How a New, Stronger Crust Set the Stage for Life on Earth

    After 1.5 Billion Years in Flux, Here’s How a New, Stronger Crust Set the Stage for Life on Earth

    Our planet is unique in the solar system. It’s the only one with active plate tectonics, ocean basins, continents and, as far as we know, life. But Earth in its current form is 4.5 billion years in the...

    • 4 min
    Breakthrough NASA Study Discovers Surprising Key to Astronauts' Health in Space

    Breakthrough NASA Study Discovers Surprising Key to Astronauts' Health in Space

    Thanks to SpaceX, traveling beyond Earth now seems pretty tangible for us commoners.

    True, a ticket to the International Space Station currently runs $55 million (ouch). Technologically, however, the t...

    • 8 min
    As Algorithms Take Over More of the Economy, We Should Cede Control (Very) Carefully

    As Algorithms Take Over More of the Economy, We Should Cede Control (Very) Carefully

    Algorithms play an increasingly prominent part in our lives, governing everything from the news we see to the products we buy. As they proliferate, experts say, we need to make sure they don’t collude ...

    • 5 min
    Is the Pandemic Spurring a Robot Revolution?

    Is the Pandemic Spurring a Robot Revolution?

    “Are robots really destined to take over restaurant kitchens?” This was the headline of an article published by Eater four years ago. One of the experts interviewed was Siddhartha Srinivasa, at the tim...

    • 6 min

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