Beijing, Jan 4.- The Chinese Internet giant Baidu confirmed today its association with the Canadian company BlackBerry to develop autonomous vehicles, an artificial intelligence-based technology whose commercialization here is scheduled to start in 2019.
Mexico, Jan 3.- Poor air quality continues to be recurrent today in the Valley of Mexico, particularly in three Mexican municipalities.
London, Dec 29.- Researchers from the Norwegian Arctic University found a shark whose age ranges between 272 and 512 years, which today could be the oldest living vertebrate on the planet, reported the journal Science.
London, Dec 26.- British scientists showed in a study published today that solar activity influences the color and the formation of atmospheric clouds on the planet Uranus, producing alterations in brightness.
Mars might not be as dry as previously thought. New research from the University of Oxford suggests the water which once flowed on the Red Planet’s surfaces is actually locked in its rocks.
The World Chess Federation (FIDE) logo for the 2018 World Chess Championships has come under fire from fans and grandmasters alike for its slightly saucy design, which has seen it likened to a Kama Sutra position.
Washington, Dec 13.- The Arctic is running a fever. The magnitude and pace of the recent Arctic sea-ice decline and ocean warming is ''unprecedented'' in at least the past 1,500 years and likely much longer, according to a federal report released Tuesday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, NOAA.
Jakarta, Dec 7.- Starting Thursday, Jakarta's women and children will have a 112 hotline number to report abuse.
Abu Dhabi, Dec 6.- United Arab Emirates' Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has launched Wednesday UAE's first Astronaut program dedicated to selecting and training four Emirati astronauts on various space missions so they can head to the International Space Station within the next five years.
More and more jobs are at risk of being outsourced to a cheaper and more efficient robot. Is your job one of them – and if so, will a universal basic income (UBI) prove to be the panacea for increased automation?