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There is mass support among Americans – including those in STEM and non-STEM careers – for the ideals of racial and ethnic diversity to be implemented in the workplace. Blacks and Hispanics are underrepresented in these industry careers, relative to their standing in the overall U.S. workforce, especially among those with a bachelor’s degree or better.
“Earth” is synonymous with “life”, and it has been for most of its existence. Being a planet with oceans and various forms of life is what makes Earth extraordinary compared to the rest of our solar system. However, Earth will eventually become less extraordinary and will resemble one of its neighbors—Mars.
Thousands of people each year are rendered unable to use their limbs. Scientists are using neural interfaces to help aid these patients.
Artificial intelligence (AI) computer systems have massively risen as both research and data scientists further unlock this technology’s potential. Due to rapid advancements in algorithmic behavior, AI is able to identify, analyze and predict observed data more efficiently than human comprehension.
Apple, Huawei and Samsung are the top mobile brands in the world. Each of these companies’ newest smartphones feature a unique 5-nm processor chip, 5G network compatibility, and similar implementations of artificial intelligence and machine learning. Variations between the models can be found as they deviate when it comes to camera quality, level of AI analysis, and in the case of Huawei, a seamless hinge that gives its smartphone the ability to expand.
In the last decade, honey bee conservation has become a hot topic. However, native bee populations are declining rapidly as well, and even though losing native bees could result in an environmental disaster, the topic of native bee conservation is rarely discussed.
For thousands of years, our species has explored and successfully implemented ways to improve life expectancy across the globe and exponentially evolve. Now, new trials demonstrate sophisticated yet feasible opportunities to further increase life expectancy in our interconnected society.
Typing has taken over handwriting in many aspects of our lives, from work emails to texting and to-do lists. Although digital devices are an indispensable part of our lives, studies show that when it comes to note-taking, handwriting comes with its own perks.
The symptoms, consequences and propagation of drug addiction begin with the brain. A chemical called dopamine plays a significant role in creating a craving for certain drugs that provide pleasure - a game-changer in the brain’s reward system.
We as people strive to get social interaction, as it is in our nature. We aspire to get companionship with other humans. In our time of technology and virtual social interaction, we find ourselves indulging in social media more for entertainment and connectivity. But what we fail to realize is that the connection we seek through the screen encourages the decline of our own mental being.