World / Science & Health Jan 11, 2019

AI beats doctors at detecting early signs of cervical cancer

Artificial intelligence may be poised to wipe out cervical cancer, after a study showed computer algorithms can detect precancerous lesions far better than trained experts or conventional screening tests. According to the World Health Organization, cervical cancer is the fourth-most-frequent cancer in women, with an ...

Feminist filmmakers tackle machismo in porn industry

World / Social Issues Jan 5, 2019

Feminist filmmakers tackle machismo in porn industry

Ethical, diverse and not a silicone breast in sight — feminist filmmakers are standing up to mass-market porn with adult movies that are free of male domination and gender stereotypes. Their films aim to show realistic, consent-based and egalitarian sex instead of the superhuman bedroom ...