How cellphones are killing gorillas, and other threats you didn’t know were endangering great apes

USC researchers such as primate expert Craig Stanford are working to understand how to better protect these animals, who could be gone in just 100 years All great apes are considered severely endangered. It’s possible that 100 years from now, species such as orangutans will be wiped off the planet entirely. What’s more, apes are the only animals to share… Read More »

Artificial Intelligence Can Reveal Your Body’s ‘Real’ Age

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE New artificial intelligence can determine your biological age with great precision. It can reveal whether lifestyle changes and medicinal products can increase your chances of living a long and healthy life. This is the result of new international research conducted in cooperation with the Center for Healthy Aging at the University of Copenhagen. New artificial intelligence… Read More »

Professor Yoshua Bengio named ‘Scientist of the Year’

Radio-Canada has selected Yoshua Bengio, a professor in the Department of Computer Science and Operations Research and head of the Montreal Institute for Learning Algorithms, as the 2017 Scientist of the Year. This honour was bestowed on Yoshua Bengio this morning at an awards ceremony held at the Maison de Radio-Canada, in the presence of Michel Bissonnette, executive vice-president of… Read More »