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Article ID: 697548

New Algorithm Limits Bias in Machine Learning

Santa Fe Institute

To prevent bias in hiring and other contexts, researchers present an algorithm that imposes a fairness constraint on machine learning.

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Article ID: 697549

New agreement signed to establish Canada-Germany quantum computing and machine learning networks

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Canadian and German research and private sector organizations sign MOU to establish corresponding networks to facilitate national and international collaboration in the use of quantum computing and machine learning tools

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Article ID: 697538

'To Boldly Go' Where Ethics Hasn't Gone Before: SLU Bioethicist Channels Love of Sci-Fi Into Teaching

Saint Louis University

While blockbuster films and television series follow the adventures of a young Han Solo and the exploits of the crew of the Starship Enterprise, Jason Eberl, Ph.D., a bioethicist at Saint Louis University, is looking to galaxies far, far away and the far-fetched worlds of science fiction to consider pressing questions about humanity, health care and ethics.

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Article ID: 697539

Close-ups of grain boundaries reveal how sulfur impurities make nickel brittle

University of California San Diego

Engineers at the University of California San Diego have shed new light on a scientific mystery regarding the atomic-level mechanism of the sulfur embrittlement of nickel, a classic problem that has puzzled the scientific community for nearly a century. The discovery also enriches fundamental understanding of general grain boundaries that often control the mechanical and physical properties of polycrystalline materials.

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Article ID: 697536

A Supercool Component for a Next-Generation Dark Matter Experiment

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

A large titanium cryostat designed to keep its contents chilled to minus 148 degrees has completed its journey from Europe to South Dakota, where it will become part of a next-generation dark matter detector for the LUX-ZEPLIN (experiment.

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Article ID: 697537

Late NASA Voyager imaging guru was NMSU's first astronomy Ph.D.

New Mexico State University (NMSU)

Bradford Smith led the imaging team for NASA’s Voyager missions and stoked the imaginations of people worldwide with pictures of Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune. He was also the first student to earn a Ph.D. in astronomy in the College of Arts and Sciences at New Mexico State University in 1973.

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Article ID: 697545

Undergrads Get Firsthand Experience Researching Immigration Issues Making Headlines

New Mexico State University (NMSU)

NMSU undergrads get firsthand experience researching immigration issues making headlines.

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Article ID: 697543

$1.54 million NIH grant to Wayne State to identify ways to improve cardiac function in heart failure

Wayne State University Division of Research

With the help of a $1.54 million grant from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute of the National Institutes of Health, a research team from Wayne State University will establish a targeted approach to sustain cardiac function during an energetic crisis and heart failure.

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Article ID: 697542

Large study shows that early physical and sexual abuse is associated with a greater risk of endometriosis

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

A study of more than 60,000 women has found that sexual and physical abuse in childhood and adolescence is associated with a greater risk of laparoscopically-confirmed endometriosis diagnosed during adulthood. The study – the largest of its kind – found that women reporting severe-chronic abuse of multiple types had a 79 percent higher risk of laparoscopically-confirmed endometriosis.

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