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    1. Are Self-Driving Cars the Future of Mobility for Disabled People?

      Contact Privacy Policy Terms of Use Are Self-Driving Cars the Future of Mobility for Disabled People? Combining machine learning, artificial intelligence and autonomous vehicles could revolutionize how people with disabilities get around their communities A self-driving shuttle at Texas A&M (Swaroopa Saripalli, CC BY-ND) By Srikanth Saripalli, The Conversation smithsonian.com October 11, 2017 2:16PM Self-driving cars could revolutionize how disabled people get around their communities and even travel far from home. People who can’t see well or with physical or mental difficulties that prevent them from driving safely often rely on others – or local government or ...

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    2. English Is the Language of Science. That Isn't Always a Good Thing

      English Is the Language of Science. That Isn't Always a Good Thing

      English Is the Language of Science. That Isn't Always a Good Thing How a bias toward English-language science can result in preventable crises, duplicated efforts and lost knowledge The journals that scientists consider most prestigious are often in English. (MShieldsPhotos / Alamy Stock Photo) smithsonian.com January 2, 2017 12:09PM Thirteen years ago, a deadly strain of avian flu known as H5N1 was tearing through Asia's bird populations.

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    3. This Language-Teaching Device Constantly Whispers Lessons In Your Ear

      This Language-Teaching Device Constantly Whispers Lessons In Your Ear

      This Language-Teaching Device Constantly Whispers Lessons In Your Ear A conceptual gadget called Mersiv immerses language-learners in their tongue of choice Mersiv is worn around a user’s neck, like a necklace, and features a silver dollar-sized pendant with an embedded camera and microphone. (Mersiv) smithsonian.com 3 hours ago In the 90s, the commercial was inescapable: Muzzy , the fuzzy, green, foreign language-teaching beast, speaks in French.

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