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Scientists can now manipulate sperm to determine the sex of cattle. Will they do it with humans?

Sperm can be segregated into male and female, scientists have shown for the first time in a breakthrough experts say could have “disruptive social consequences” if applied to humans. Japanese researchers discovered that sperm bearing the X chromosome, which generates a female when it joins with the X chromosome of an egg, carries molecules which… Read More »

2019 Preview: AI to best humans at one of world’s most complex games

Dota 2 teams compete at ESL One Hamburg, Germany, in Octoberdpa picture alliance/Alamy Stock Photo By Douglas Heaven Gamers everywhere were watching as OpenAI, an artificial intelligence lab co-founded by Elon Musk, pitted a team of bots against some of the world’s best Dota 2 players at an annual tournament back in June. Machines had… Read More »