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Wikpedia

Google and Wikipedia Are Making an AI-Powered Internet Beef Detector

By looking at how a conversation begins on Wikipedia, neural networks are learning to predict how they will end.
Daniel Oberhaus
6.13.18
Catdog

This AI Will Turn Your Dog Into a Cat

A new version of the algorithm that can change summer into winter for any video can now turn your dogs into cats.
Daniel Oberhaus
4.16.18
Soft Robotics

This Shape-Shifting Material Mimics Octopus Skin

I'm waiting for my octopus suit.
Jacob Dubé
10.12.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Genius 12-Year-Old Is the Youngest Person to Go to an Ivy League

Seems reasonable considering he read 'Lord of the Rings' at five and started studying calculus at six.
VICE Staff
9.2.16
Twitter

Never RT (It's Making You Stupid)

Smash that RT if u feel like ruining your cognitive functioning.
Sarah Emerson
4.29.16
Vinyl

There Is a Protest Over Cornell University's Acquisition of Afrika Bambaataa's Vinyl Collection

The protest comes as the MC fights allegations of child molestation.
Michael Scott Barron
4.23.16
robots

'Mood Robots' Express Themselves by Changing Colour Like Octopuses

Well, this is adorable.
Jordan Pearson
3.4.16
Restaurants

This Study Says Being Served By Fat Waitstaff Makes You Order More Food

According to new research from Cornell University, being served by overweight front-of-house staff can impact the amount of food we order in restaurants.
Phoebe Hurst
1.7.16
News

The First Test Tube Puppies Have Been Born

After decades of research and attempted trials, in-vitro fertilization (IVF) had been carried out successfully in a dog for the first time.
Matthew Braga
12.9.15
Art

Illustrator Takes on 375 Million Years of Avian Evolution

Artist Jane Kim unveils her 243-bird mural at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.
Emerson Rosenthal
12.7.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Men Eat Disgusting Amounts of Food Because They Want to Have Sex with You, Ladies

According to a new study, men may overeat while in front of women as a subconscious way to impress them.
VICE Staff
11.19.15
Science

A New Supermaterial Lets This Artificial Heart Pump Like the Real Thing

Researchers want it to be used as a prosthetic heart in the future.
Emiko Jozuka
10.15.15
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