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Is a Robot just another "Animal"?
Artificial intelligence algorithms are often seen as "black boxes" whose rules remain inaccessible. We must therefore create a new scientific discipline to understand the behaviour of the...
Facial Recognition: Cracking the Brain’s Code
A recent study has unlocked the code that allows the brain, using a surprisingly small number of neurons, to recognize any face. The discovery opens new perspectives for research, and could lead to...
Plan B in Outer Space
Operating some of the most complex machinery ever built can be a daunting task for the best of engineers. Especially when something breaks down hundreds of millions of kilometers away.
Using Molecules to Store Information
Faced with the explosion of digital data, researchers are looking for revolutionary storage methods. The use of polymers, long molecular chains, is among the most promising avenues.
Being gay or lesbian under Nazi rule
The Framework of Notre-Dame: Putting an End to Stereotypes
Touching the Depths
Thomas Ebbesen: Shedding Light on Light