Facts About The Total Solar Eclipse 2017

🔹On August 21, at 10:16am PDT, a total solar eclipse going all the way from the west to the east coast of North America will occur for roughly 1.5 hours.
🔹 The Eclipse will pass from Oregon to South Carolina, going through Idaho, Wyoming, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina and Georgia along the way, and be visible for Continue reading “Facts About The Total Solar Eclipse 2017”

Dogs Are Becoming Blue Due To Pollution In Mumbai

🔹Stray dogs looking for food in Mumbai, India have been affected by the pollution in a river, leaving their fur blue.
🔹This pollution has occurred in the Kasadi River due to untreated industrial waste by a private company that uses blue dye in its products such as detergents.
🔹 At least 5 dogs in the area have been Continue reading “Dogs Are Becoming Blue Due To Pollution In Mumbai”

AI Bot Destroys The World’s Best Dota 2 eSports Gamers

🔹An AI (artificial intelligence) robot created by OpenAI, a start-up backed by Elon Musk, has beaten the best Dota 2 eSports gamer in the world at the International 7.
🔹Elon Musk has described Dota 2 as “vastly more complex than traditional board games like chess & Go” as well as noted that AI poses “vastly more risk than North Continue reading “AI Bot Destroys The World’s Best Dota 2 eSports Gamers”

Facebook AI Creates It’s Own Language

🔹An AI (artificial intelligence) software that was being developed by Facebook recently began to create it’s own language in order to communicate more efficiently.
🔹Facebook was working on new chatbots, similar to those that already exist in its Messenger app, and challenged them to negotiate with each other for trade.
🔹The robots were instructed to negotiate and improve their bartering skills along the way but were not strictly told to Continue reading “Facebook AI Creates It’s Own Language”

Study Reveals 99% of Ex-NFL Players Suffered From The Brain Disease CTE

🔹A study from Boston University has revealed a very strong link between contact sports, specifically American football, and the degenerative brain disease, CTE.
🔹CTE (chronic traumatic encephalopathy) is caused by repeated blows to the head and can result in depression, confusion, memory loss and dementia. CTE is becoming a major concern for players involved in many popular contact sports including; American Football, Rugby, MMA and Boxing.
🔹202 brains of former football players in total were assessed during this study and 177 had CTE. Of the 202, 111 were Continue reading “Study Reveals 99% of Ex-NFL Players Suffered From The Brain Disease CTE”

Trump Announces Ban of Transgender Individuals From U.S. Military

🔹Donald Trump recently tweeted, announcing a ban on Transgender individuals from serving in the U.S. military.
🔹This ban has been attributed to the “tremendous medical costs and disruption that transgender in the military would entail”.
🔹This ban goes against Continue reading “Trump Announces Ban of Transgender Individuals From U.S. Military”

Chester Bennington Takes His Own Life

🔹Chester Bennington, most well known for being the lead singer of Linkin Park, has been found dead after committing suicide at age 41.
🔹Chester leaves behind his wife and six children.
🔹Chester was found to have hanged himself, in a similar fashion to that of his beloved friend Chris Cornell, who committed the same act just 2 months ago and Continue reading “Chester Bennington Takes His Own Life”

Google Glasses Return With A Revamp

🔹X, the moonshot factory of Alphabet (Google’s parent company), is planning to launch an Enterprise Edition of Google Glass which will be called ‘Glass’.
🔹The project leader for Glass, Jay Kothari, revealed that the device will; be lighter, be more comfortable, have a longer battery life and be more powerful.
🔹Glass is going to be heavily targeted towards businesses rather than Continue reading “Google Glasses Return With A Revamp”