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/ Feb 21, 2018

Top experts warn against 'malicious use' of AI

Artificial intelligence could be deployed by dictators, criminals and terrorists to manipulate elections and use drones in terrorist attacks, more than two dozen experts said Wednesday as they sounded the alarm over misuse of the technology. In a 100-page analysis, they outlined a rapid growth ...

Peak CO2 date is key to level of sea rise: study

/ Feb 21, 2018

Peak CO2 date is key to level of sea rise: study

How quickly humanity draws down greenhouse gases will determine whether sea levels rise half a meter or six times that, researchers reported Tuesday. "The trajectory of emissions in the next few decades will shape our coastlines in the centuries to come," said lead author Matthias ...