This Week in Tech
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Replaced by Robots: A Case Study
Students in New Zealand have become the first in the world to have their teacher replaced by a robot. And according to education experts, they won’t be the last. Read more here »
The Line for Outer Space Starts Here
Elon Musk promised to make space travel a reality for “tourists” like us. Now his company SpaceX has signed up its first passenger. Next stop: the moon »
This Simple “Chatbot” Could Allow You to Live Forever
When her dear friend passed away, a woman yearned to keep the relationship alive. So she designed a chatbot that let her “communicate” with a digital version of her friend. The solution worked well — in fact, some are saying it could be a way for people to live forever »
Have You Tried the Flamethrower Diet?
If you’ve struggled to lose weight, you might want to try the Flamethrower Diet. The rules are simple: eat whatever you want, whenever you want — as long as it can be cooked with a flamethrower. Check out the “hottest” nutrition trend here »
Scientists Opening Real-World Jurassic Park
Scientists are opening a theme park straight out of the movie, “Jurassic Park.” It will feature previously extinct animals like Woolly Mammoths and cave lions. As for dinosaurs, well… »