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How AI is getting better at learning on its own

How AI is getting better at learning on its own

In 2016, the Artificial Intelligence programme AlphaGo, having learnt and developed its own strategies for playing the board game "Go", defeated one of the top Go players in the world in a highly publi ...

Can we hack climate change?

Can we hack climate change?

Although the world is in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, it has already started drafting its recovery plans.

Circular economy: When waste becomes value

Circular economy: When waste becomes value

"Take-make-dispose" or mine a raw material, make a product and throw it away after use. This is a traditional, linear economy model that has governed our consumer actions for many decades.

Slovakia's new annual science award

Slovakia's new annual science award

The 2020 ESET Science Award, which goes each year to one of five finalists doing scientific work in Slovakia, is a joint effort involving renowned scientists from around the world - with the prize, in fact, being presented this year by the 2017 Nobel Laureate for Physics.

Reform of the healthcare system should have realistic goals

Reform of the healthcare system should have realistic goals

Imagine you have a healthcare system based on universal coverage to which basically all inhabitants of your country contribute, most of them 14 percent of their income. And for years this system has been managed in such a way that figures on drug consumption collecte ...