Lynx Roundup, May 1st 2020

Lynx Roundup, May 1st 2020

RAPIDS 0.10! Artificial Intelligence speeds up photodynamics simulations! Sleep Deprivation Shuts Down Production of Essential Brain Proteins

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte

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76 anti-ICE protesters arrested during New York sit-in
76 anti-ICE protesters were arrested for blocking traffic in Manhattan during a sit-in at the Microsoft store on Fifth Avenue, a New York Police Department spokesman said. The protesters are demanding the tech company stop allowing ICE to use their technology.
Artificial Intelligence speeds up photodynamics simulations
The prediction of molecular reactions triggered by light is to date extremely time-consuming and therefore costly. A team led by Philipp Marquetand from the Faculty of Chemistry at the University of Vienna has now presented a method using artificial neural networks that drastically accelerates the s…
A robot hand taught itself to solve a Rubik’s Cube after creating its own training regime
Researchers at OpenAI have developed a new method for transferring complex manipulation skills from simulated to physical environments.
Sleep Deprivation Shuts Down Production of Essential Brain Proteins
A deficit arises in molecules needed for neurons to communicate efficiently

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Matthew Alhonte

Supervillain in somebody's action hero movie. Experienced a radioactive freak accident at a young age which rendered him part-snake and strangely adept at Python.