Science

Green comet zooming our way, last visited 50,000 years ago

  • January 27, 2023 06:37 AM PST | APNEWS
 Green comet zooming our way, last visited 50,000 years ago

A comet is streaking back our way after 50,000 years

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Colorado lawmakers look to AI to detect wildfires earlier

Colorado lawmakers look to AI to detect wildfires earlier

  • January 26, 2023 08:48 AM PST | APNEWS

A bill introduced in the Colorado legislature would create a $2 million pilot program to use cameras, likely with artificial intelligence technology, in high-risk locations to help identify fires before they burn out of control

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Colorado lawmakers look to AI to detect wildfires early

Colorado lawmakers look to AI to detect wildfires early

  • January 26, 2023 05:27 AM PST | APNEWS

A bill introduced in the Colorado legislature would create a $2 million pilot program to use cameras, likely with artificial intelligence technology, in high-risk locations to help identify fires before they burn out of control

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Asteroid coming exceedingly close to Earth, but will miss

Asteroid coming exceedingly close to Earth, but will miss

  • January 25, 2023 02:58 PM PST | APNEWS

An asteroid the size of a delivery truck will whip past Earth on Thursday night, one of the closest encounters ever recorded

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Oregon primate research facility under scrutiny after deaths

Oregon primate research facility under scrutiny after deaths

  • January 25, 2023 02:15 PM PST | APNEWS

A state lawmaker in Oregon is using thousands of pages of redacted documents he sought for more than a year to launch legislation demanding more accountability and oversight of a primate research facility with a long history of complaints

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Member of Congress reads AI-generated speech on House floor

Member of Congress reads AI-generated speech on House floor

  • January 25, 2023 12:46 PM PST | APNEWS

When U.S. Rep. Jake Auchincloss decided to deliver a speech on a bill that would create a U.S.-Israel artificial intelligence center, he opted to let the AI do the talking

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Lloyd Morrisett, who helped launch 'Sesame Street,' dies

Lloyd Morrisett, who helped launch 'Sesame Street,' dies

  • January 25, 2023 07:18 AM PST | APNEWS

The co-creator of the beloved children’s education TV series “Sesame Street,” Lloyd Morrisett has died

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Ukraine war moves 'Doomsday Clock' to 90 seconds to midnight

Ukraine war moves 'Doomsday Clock' to 90 seconds to midnight

  • January 24, 2023 10:11 AM PST | APNEWS

The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists says the world is closer to Armageddon than it has ever been

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Learning to lie: AI tools adept at creating disinformation

Learning to lie: AI tools adept at creating disinformation

  • January 24, 2023 07:00 AM PST | APNEWS

A popular online chatbot powered by artificial intelligence is proving to be adept at creating disinformation and propaganda

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First Native American woman in space steps out on spacewalk

First Native American woman in space steps out on spacewalk

  • January 20, 2023 06:51 AM PST | APNEWS

The first Native American woman in space has ventured out on her first spacewalk

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Twinkle, twinkle fading stars: Hiding in our brighter skies

Twinkle, twinkle fading stars: Hiding in our brighter skies

  • January 19, 2023 11:02 AM PST | APNEWS

A new study found that the night sky is growing brighter every year, and the stars are looking dimmer

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