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Robots in Japan now have emotions

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Robots in Japan now have emotions Emobots… Amid a growing debate over humanity’s place in the world alongside artificial intelligence, a Japanese telecom company has released a robot that it says has emotions. But rather than run in fear from it, we’ve welcomed it into our homes: Pepper, the “emotional robot,” sold outwithin a minute of going on sale. Created …

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Is Interstellar Travel a Reality?

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Is Interstellar Travel a Reality?“Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.” So said Carl Sagan. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle put these words in the mouth of his character, Sherlock Holmes in The Sign of the Four: “How often have I said to you that when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however, improbable, must be the truth?”

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15-Year-Old Boy Discovers New Planet 1,000 Light-Years From Earth

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15-Year-Old Boy Discovers New Planet 1,000 Light-Years From Earth This is Tom Wagg. He’s an avid space buff, and at the age of 15, he achieved something most astronomers can only dream of.  He discovered a new planet. According to the U.K.’s Keele University, Wagg was engaged in a work-experience program at the college two years ago when “he spotted …

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NASA to try again to get saucer flying

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NASA to try again to get saucer flying… This one is for the UFO lovers. If all goes according to plan — after a series of delays — NASA will test a saucer-shaped craft that could hold the key to a future human mission to Mars. The test flight has been delayed several times by weather at the test site …