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Elon Musk says the difference between human intellect and AI is comparable to the difference between chimpanzees and humans

According to Tesla and Neuralink CEO Elon Musk, artificial intelligence could be so much smarter than people that we don't even understand it.
The gene-edited lizard, top, and the control lizard were no bigger than a finger when they first hatched.

The world’s first gene-edited reptile is a finger-sized albino lizard

Scientists have successfully created the world's first gene-edited reptile using Crispr technology. It's a cute albino lizard no bigger than a finger.

The reason some people are left-handed could have nothing to do with the brain

The answer to why some people are left handed could lie in your spinal cord, according to some research.

Elephants can smell quantity, a study suggests. It’s a new level of olfactory prowess.

Elephants in a recent study picked out larger amounts of seeds by smell alone. Some could smell the difference between 150 and 180 sunflower seeds.

Elon Musk finally took the wraps off his new brain microchip company that plans to connect people’s brains to the internet by next year

Elon Musk's secretive brain microchip company held an event on Tuesday night detailing the work it's been doing. Here's everything we learned!

NTU scientists create new method to detect acute kidney failure early – and it could help stop the disease in its tracks

Current diagnostic platforms fail to detect the "early stage, pre-morbid changes" that underlie the disease, NTU said.

One-third of Americans admit that they don’t wash their hands after using the bathroom. Here’s why you should.

Public restrooms are covered in fecal bacteria. The CDC recommends you wash your hands with soap for at least 20 seconds to stay clean.

Cockroaches are becoming resistant to common insecticides, which could make them nearly impossible to exterminate

Cockroaches appear to be passing insecticide resistance to their offspring. A group of researchers could not kill them with the best treatments.

If Spider-Man’s web is anything like spider silk, it’s surprisingly realistic

If Spider-Man's web was anything like real spider silk, then his web-slinging antics are surprisingly realistic.
It's no secret that women are constantly cold in offices.

Women are more productive in warmer offices because it makes their brains perform better

Researchers from the US and Germany found that women are better at mathematical and verbal tasks at higher temperatures.