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Strong carbon fiber artificial muscles can lift 12,600 times their own weight - The new muscles are made from carbon fiber-reinforced siloxane rubber and have coiled geometry, supporting up to 60 MPa of mechanical stress, providing tensile strokes higher than 25% and specific work of up to 758 J/kg.
Elon Musk issues a stark warning about A.I., calls it a bigger threat than North Korea: Tesla's billionaire CEO renewed his critique of artificial intelligence, saying that if you're not concerned, 'you should be.'
The case for an artificially intelligent POTUS: “Historically, one of the big problems with leaders is that they are selfish mammals. An artificial intelligence president could be truly altruistic. It wouldn’t be susceptible to lobbyists, special interest groups or personal desires.”
Blind Mice See Again With Gold and Titanium - Researchers swapped out dead photoreceptors in the eyes of blind mice — the rods and cones that produce electrical signals when hit by photons — with artificial versions made of gold and titanium oxide.