Given that the reality of AI may be fast approaching, it’s of the utmost importance that we work out what might a future with artificial intelligence might look like. Last year, an open letter with signatories including Stephen Hawking and Nick Bostrom called for AI to be of demonstrable benefit to...
What did Stephen Hawking mean when he said the discovery of the Higgs boson made physics boring? This question was originally answered on Quora by Shern Ren Tee.
A review of Genius By Stephen Hawking, a new unscripted series on PBS that gives three people challenges and tasks to help explain very complex ideas. Read this story »
Renowned cosmologist Stephen Hawking is coming to the small screen in the U.S. starting Wednesday, when a six-part series begins airing on PBS and National Geographic. The show, Genius By Stephen Hawking, explores what it takes to think like a scientific genius. SEE ALSO: There's a star nearly 5 light-years from Earth. Show More Summary
Each week, Torontoist examines the upcoming TV listings and makes note of programs that are entertaining, informative, and of quality. Or, alternately, none of those. The result: Televisualist. Monday Mike and Molly concludes, after six seasons, because CBS didn’t want to spend more money on Melissa McCarthy’s acting services. Show More Summary
Hawking is sure they can find answers by “using the power of the human mind.”
Stephen Hawking: “The development of full artificial intelligence could spell the end of the human race.” Luciano Floridi: “Suppose you enter a dark room in an unknown building. You might panic about monsters that could be lurking in the dark. Or you could just turn on the light, to avoid bumping into furniture.”
NATO is moving closer to Russia's borders throwing a monkey wrench in the possibility of the US-Russian détente; incredibly as it may seem, it is presented as Moscow's "provocation" by Washington's hawks, Professor Stephen F. Cohen noted.
This article was originally posted on Inverse. By Joe Carmichael Much to the consternation of Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk, we're at the dawn of the age of artificial intelligence. The risk? Technological progress may outpace cultural progress to a detrimental degree. Show More Summary
Professor Stephen Hawking could finally win a Nobel prize, as an Israeli scientist proves the professor's theory may be correct by creating a black hole in his laboratory.
Those who loved Eddie Redmayne’s Oscar-winning turn as genius Stephen Hawking in 2014’s The Theory Of Everything are likely to spark to a similar-feeling new movie, The Man Who Knew Infinity. This English period piece set in pre-war 1914 stars Dev Patel (Slumdog Millionaire) as a poor young Indian man with a unique talent for numbers. Show More Summary
The space exploration program “Breakthrough StarShot,” which has brought Russian billionaire Yuri Milner, world-famous cosmologist Stephen Hawking and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg together, has announced that they are looking for India’s participation.
Curry's right knee puts the Warriors' season in doubt, plus Isaiah Thomas and the Celtics winning a thriller over the Hawks and everything else from Sunday's NBA Playoff slate. Stephen Curry's first half in Game 4 was quiet, but that's not what mattered. Show More Summary
In a sold-out talk at Harvard, renowned scientist Stephen Hawking revealed a new theory on black holes that says they could be portals to other universes. Our minds are officially blown. Produced by Eva Hill, written by Cait Munro. ... More »
Stephen Hawking was in the Boston area to lecture at Harvard this week, and now the famed physicist is leaving with a quirky gift from (...)
A breakthrough in research on black holes has been revealed by the world's leading theoretical cosmologist Stephen Hawking who says "black holes ain't as black as they're painted."
Stephen Hawking -- the most wicked smaht guy on the planet -- is now an official fan of the New England Patriots... and he's got the custom jersey to prove it.
As all the world knows by now, Yuri Milner, the Russian billionaire investor, and Stephen Hawking, the famed astrophysicist, have revealed plans for an interstellar mission, $100 million Breakthrough Starshot, that would launch chip-sized robotic probes at more than 25...
This past week James Cameron confirmed the release of four new Avatar movies, Stephen Hawking teamed up with a Russian billionaire to find aliens once and for all, Selena Gomez revealed her ultra sexy shoot with GQ, and Supreme dropped a new dry sack for those camping out in the rain. Below you’ll find a […]
Stephen Hawking had a cosmically good week in China. "Greetings to my friends in China! It has been too long!" the 74-year-old British astrophysicist wrote in his first post on Sina Weibo, China's version of Twitter, last week. "In my physical travels, I have only been able to touch the surface...