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Robots Being Designed 'to Hunt Prey'

In the 1932 movie classic, The Most Dangerous Game, a homicidal madman gets his thrills hunting human beings.

In a little science project underway at the University of Zurich, scientists–heh-heh–are trying to design robots “to hunt prey” ( … 201 more words


Beginning Of The End For The European Union?

At 1:00 am this morning, I was reading about the United Kingdom’s vote to withdraw from the European Union. It passed with an incredibly small majority, 51.89%. 430 more words


Senioritis in Switzerland: UHS student finishes her senior year in another country

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“I’ll never get to experience what it really feels like to be a second semester senior…but I guess you could say I win at senioritis because I’m dipping from school for all of second semester,” said… 527 more words


Working past the age of 65 has its benefits

Many Canadians are working past age 65.

Some are still paying off mortgage debt while accumulating more retirement savings. Others are paying for children’s post-secondary education costs. 621 more words


Will You Ever Be Able to Upload Your Brain? 

In recent times it has become appealing to believe that your dead brain might be preserved sufficiently by freezing so that some future civilization could bring your mind back to life.  842 more words
Think Tank

Event: Hack Cappelli - a DH event searching for participants, 22 October 2015, Zurich

“Ad fontes”, an e-learning platform at the University of Zurich, is organizing a unique crowdsourcing event to digitize the Lexicon abbreviaturarum, compiled by… 96 more words


University of Zurich, Switzerland

Exchange was a last minute decision for me. I put my initial application in without much thought and it has turned out to be one of the best decisions I have made so far. 403 more words