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The Guangzhou Second Provincial Central Hospital has worked artificial intelligence into almost every area of its operations.
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Is there still a place for human judgement when machines are doing the learning?
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After 25 years as a professor of theoretical physics at the City College of New York, Michio Kaku has a unique perspective on the future.
As we approach the 70th anniversary of the ratification of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, where has progress been made, and what challenges remain?
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