Samsung displayed its ‘artificial human’ called NEON (right), at the Consumer Electronics Show 2020 in Las Vegas. (Photo: Getty Images)

The age of artificial humans is here

10 min read . 16 Jan 2020
Our time on earth will be marked by leftover chicken bones, says a new study. It’s easy to see why: 65 billion chickens are consumed every year.

Chicken people

1 min read . 17 Dec 2018
For a single strand of a human genome contains close to three billion characters. Photo: iStockphoto

We are all a genetic mosaic

5 min read . 06 Apr 2018
There are optimists among entrepreneurs and academicians who have rightly pointed out that every technology-driven ‘revolution’ also has generated new jobs. Photo: iStockphoto

Fighting the bots for jobs

4 min read . 19 Dec 2017
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