Generative AI could face its biggest legal tests in 2024
Lawsuits arrived almost as soon as generative AI programs debuted. The consequences could catch up to them next year.
Google announces Gemini, its ‘multimodal’ answer to ChatGPT
In an edited demo video, Gemini appears able to describe sketches, identify movie homages, and crack jokes.
In the 1600s, one town in the Netherlands literally ate the rich
Plus other weird things we learned this week.
YouTuber sentenced to prison after intentionally crashing his plane
Trevor Jacob’s infamous stunt with a single-prop Taylorcraft BL-65 sparked two years of federal investigations, fabrications, and millions of views.
These 10 scientists are on the cusp of changing the world
It's the Brilliant 10 class of 2023.
Kia’s EV9 can power an average home and then some
The new SUV can also give energy back to the electrical grid with the same bidirectional charger.
The world’s largest experimental tokamak nuclear fusion reactor is up and running
Located north of Tokyo, the six-story high JT-60SA could spur advancements towards the 'Holy Grail' of renewable energy.
It’s stuffy nose season. Here’s how to cope
The popular nasal decongestant phenylephrine was deemed ineffective in pill form in September.
In Hong Kong’s shoebox flats, an opportunity for targeted care
A community health care model might help low-income families stuck in the city’s notorious subdivided apartments.
Digitized records from wildlife centers show the most common ways that humans harm wild animals
Shareable digital records can improve wildlife conservation and public health.