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    • Google's AI Just Created Its Own Universal 'Language'

    • By: Matt Burgess
    • Narrated by: Dan Morgan
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    The technology used in Google Translate can identify hidden material between languages to create what's known as interlingua.

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    • A Condom-Free Male Contraceptive Takes a Step Closer After Successful Trial in Monkeys

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    A condom-free form of male contraception is a step closer after the gel successfully passed a year-long trial in primates.

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    • Is VR Really the 'Magic Pill' We Need to Treat Mental Health Conditions?

    • By: Matt Burgess
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    • Length: 5 mins
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    University of Oxford researchers analysed 285 previous mental health and VR studies as part of a meta-study.

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    • DeepMind's AI Has Learned to Become 'Highly Aggressive' When It Feels Like It's Going to Lose

    • By: Matt Burgess
    • Narrated by: Dan Morgan
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    Artificial intelligence changes the way it behaves based on the environment it is in, much like humans do, according to the latest research from DeepMind.

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    • This AI Can Spot Skin Cancer as Accurately as a Doctor

    • By: Matt Burgess
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    The artificial intelligence was trained on an image database of 129,000 images and performed as well as trained medical professionals.

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    • Why Don't Men Have Penis Bones? Blame Monogamy

    • By: Matt Burgess
    • Narrated by: Dan Morgan
    • Length: 3 mins
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    Primates and carnivores have penis bones to help with 'prolonged' sex.

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    • MI6, MI5 and GCHQ 'Unlawfully Collected Private Data for 10 Years'

    • By: Matt Burgess
    • Narrated by: Dan Morgan
    • Length: 4 mins
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    GCHQ, MI5 and MI6 unlawfully gathered 'Bulk Communications Data' and 'Bulk Personal Datasets'.

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    • Curiosity Rover Is Now Running Science Experiments Without Human Help

    • By: Matt Burgess
    • Narrated by: Jessica Ball
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    The autonomous ChemCam system can measure and analyse the chemical composition of the Red Planet's surface.

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    • Neanderthal Teeth Reveal They Ate Woolly Rhinos and May Have Used Plants as Primitive Painkillers

    • By: Matt Burgess
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    Despite being humanity's closest relatives, Neanderthals have a reputation of being brutish beasts. Analysis of preserved DNA from hardened plaque in a number of our ancestors' teeth may challenge at least some of these claims.

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    • DeepMind's AI Learned to Ride the London Underground Using Human-Like Reason and Memory

    • By: Matt Burgess
    • Narrated by: Jessica Ball
    • Length: 3 mins
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    The Google-owned company taught its AI to have memory to solve follow-up problems.

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    • China's Supercomputer Simulated the Universe with Ten Trillion Digital Particles

    • By: Matt Burgess
    • Narrated by: Dan Morgan
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    The Sunway TaihuLight supercomputer is the world's most powerful and has a processing power of 93 petaflops.

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    • Could Hackers Really Take Over a Hotel? WIRED Explains

    • By: Matt Burgess
    • Narrated by: Jessica Ball
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    Reports this week claimed an Austrian hotel was hit by ransomware that locked its bedroom doors, but the claims weren't entirely accurate....

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    • Killer Autonomous Weapons Are Coming…but Not Yet!

    • By: Matt Burgess
    • Narrated by: Jessica Ball
    • Length: 6 mins
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    The UN is being urged to ban weapons that can think and kill for themselves.

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    • Top iOS Dating Apps Are Exposing Your Personal Life to Hackers

    • By: Matt Burgess
    • Narrated by: Jessica Ball
    • Length: 14 mins
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    A WIRED investigation has found some of the UK's most popular dating apps are leaking Facebook details, sharing birthdates and taking precise location details.

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    • Artificial Robotic Heart Muscles Keep Pigs Alive After Heart Attack

    • By: Matt Burgess
    • Narrated by: Dan Morgan
    • Length: 3 mins
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    Harvard University and the Boston Children's Hospital have created a soft robotic sleeve that fits around the heart and can force blood to be pumped around the body, without ever touching it.

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    • WTF? Swearing Makes You Physically Stronger

    • By: Matt Burgess
    • Narrated by: Jessica Ball
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    In tests, people exerted more power after they had been swearing.

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    • Mastercard Trials Biometric Bank Card With Built-In Fingerprint Sensor

    • By: Matt Burgess
    • Narrated by: Dan Morgan
    • Length: 2 mins
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    South Africa is testing bank cards that have both Chip and Pin technology and biometric sensors.

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    • How Big Ben Bongs: Lasers Reveal the Secrets of the Bell's Distinctive Sound

    • By: Matt Burgess
    • Narrated by: Jessica Ball
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    Big Ben, the giant bell inside London's Elizabeth Tower, has been analysed with lasers to determine which of its areas vibrate each time it is struck.

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    • China Says It Will Finish 'Super Supercomputer' Prototype This Year

    • By: Matt Burgess
    • Narrated by: Dan Morgan
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    An exascale computer is capable of 1,000,000,000,000,000,000 calculations per second.

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    • Here's the Science Behind Why You Get Hungry When You're Drunk

    • By: Matt Burgess
    • Narrated by: Dan Morgan
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    In an 'alcoholic weekend' experiment mice ate a lot more food when they were drinking.

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