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Environmental Changes Are Fueling Human, Animal and Plant Diseases, Study Finds – Generic English

Connected media – Connected media The loss of biodiversity played an especially large role in driving up disease risk, the researchers found. Many scientists have posited that biodiversity can protect against disease through a phenomenon known as the dilution effect. The theory holds that parasites and pathogens, which rely on having abundant hosts in order…

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Meta and Google Are Betting on AI Voice Assistants. Will They Take Off? – Generic English

Associated media – Related media An older voice assistant like Siri, which reacts to a database of commands and questions that it was programmed to understand, would fail unless you used specific words, including “What’s the weather in New York?” and “What should I pack for a trip to New York?” The former conversation sounds…

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Israel, Gaza and the Law on Starvation in War – Generic English

Related media – Associated media In a March 15 letter to a British parliamentary committee, David Cameron, Britain’s foreign secretary, expressed his “enormous frustration” that aid supplied by the United Kingdom had been “routinely held up” on its way to Gaza. “The main blockers remain arbitrary denials by the government of Israel and lengthy clearance…

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Google Unveils AI for Predicting Behavior of Human Molecules – Generic English

Connected media – Linked media Artificial intelligence is giving machines the power to generate videos, write computer code and even carry on a conversation. It is also accelerating efforts to understand the human body and fight disease. On Wednesday, Google DeepMind, the tech giant’s central artificial intelligence lab, and Isomorphic Labs, a sister company, unveiled…

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