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Scientists successfully clone monkeys; are humans up next?

By Malcolm Ritter, AP Science Writer NEW YORK (AP) — For the first time, researchers have used the cloning technique that produced Dolly the sheep...

Facebook’s New Kid-Friendly Messenger App, Safe Haven or Lure?

By BARBARA ORTUTAY, AP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is coming for your kids. The social media giant is launching a messaging app for children...

VANTABLACK: The Darkest Material in the World Makes Things Disappear

This latest advanced material can make anything vanish into a black hole. Thanks to Surrey Nano Systems, you can now spray paint any object and...

IBM says it’s reached milestone in quantum computing

IBM has announced a milestone in its race against Google and other big tech firms to build a powerful quantum computer. Dario Gil, who leads...

Microchip Grows Brain Cells on Your Skin

Zap Cells into Other Kinds for Fast Healing Ohio State researchers created a genetic compound that quickly converts skin cells into blood endothelial cells for...

New Removable Tech Tattoos Made of Gold Monitor Body for One...

Like wearable tech... and tattoos? Researchers from the University of Tokyo's Graduate School of Engineering invented a temporary tattoo-style body sensor that lasts for a...

China’s A.I. “City Brain” Has Been Manipulating Millions of People

China's artificially intelligent city supercomputer... that spies on everything. It may be no surprise to many of you that China's communist government has been monitoring...

Scientists Developing Reversible Gene Editing Technology

By LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists are altering a powerful gene-editing technology in hopes of one day fighting diseases without making permanent...

First AI Robot Granted Citizenship with More Rights than Humans

On Wednesday at an economic summit in Saudi Arabia's capital, Riyadh, the artificially intelligent robot called "Sophia" was awarded Saudi citizenship, making it the...

New AlphaGo Zero A.I. Becomes Unbeatable After 3 Days, Crushes Predecessor...

Google DeepMind's AlphaGo Zero A.I. program just ascended to the next level. AlphaGo Zero is their latest upgrade and it mastered the uber-complex ancient Chinese...