NASA just discovered seven Earth like planets

NASA just discovered seven Earth like planets

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF The more Earth like planets we discover the more new homes we find for humanity when we finally become an interstellar species   Not just one, but seven Earth sized planets that could potentially harbour life have been identified orbiting a tiny star not too far...

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Conservationists are saving coral reefs, one 3D printed coral at a time

Conservationists are saving coral reefs, one 3D printed coral at a time

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF With more coral bleaching events becoming more common, and increasingly severe, conservations are struggling to preserve some of the world’s finest reefs.   A lot has changed since Fabien Cousteau’s grandfather Jacques started teaching about marine conservation in the 1950s, for a start we’re using...

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Researchers use artificial intelligence to automatically age faces

Researchers use artificial intelligence to automatically age faces

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF The ability to age people accurately is one of the cornerstone abilities that can help people find missing persons.   People have been fascinated with age ever since, well, perhaps forever, and for many people being able to get a glimpse of how they’ll look...

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