Technology

Online Tool Helps International Students Calculate GPA

NEW YORK, November 4 /PRNewswire/-- International students now have an online tool that can quickly and accurately convert their non-US grades and calculate their grade point average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale, the WES iGPA Calculator. More and more, higher edu ...

Article - Anna Ohlden - Sep 25 2019 - 1:45pm

Can Hauntings Be Verified By Science?

It may begin as a feeling of unease that overtakes you as you cautiously make your way inside a long-abandoned house.  The air is thick; musty and stale.  Yet somehow it is laced with the underlying scent  of a burning fire… even though the cold crumbling ...

Article - Kimberly Crandell - Oct 8 2019 - 9:45pm

Cancer And Vampires: An Evolutionary Tale

A new Internet tool that will allow any investigator, physician or patient to analyze genes according to their evolutionary profile and find associated genes. It combines genomics and informatics to enables the rapid, cost-free identification of genes resp ...

Article - News Staff - Oct 8 2019 - 10:14pm

In Car Crash Scenarios, Self-Driving Cars Will Put The Many Ahead Of The Few

Self-driving cars are the future. Some day our grandchildren will look back on today and be baffled that we ever debated about whether or not to save hundreds of thousands of lives per year. Yet crashes will still happen, and there is a debate about how th ...

Article - News Staff - Oct 11 2019 - 9:13am

Killer Robots, Mass Unemployment- No One Talks About How AI Systems Reinforce Cultural Bias

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is already re-configuring the world in conspicuous ways. Data drives our global digital ecosystem, and AI technologies reveal patterns in data. Smartphones, smart homes, and smart cities influence how we live and interact, and ...

Article - The Conversation - Oct 14 2019 - 2:08pm