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Elon Musk demonstrates how a Neuralink chip brain implant works – in a pig
News & Analysis

Elon Musk demonstrates how a Neuralink chip brain implant works – in a pig

Matthew MacDougall, a neurosurgeon that works with Neuralink, they were considering implanting the chip in a paralyzed person so that they could type on a computer or form words.

Languages could change once interstellar flights, arks become a reality, study proposes
science

Languages could change once interstellar flights, arks become a reality, study proposes

Researchers cite examples of Polynesian sailors, who populated the South Pacific islands and founded entirely new cultures after 3,000 BC.

Upload review: This Amazon Prime Original has an interesting premise, but fails to be thoroughly intelligent
Entertainment

Upload review: This Amazon Prime Original has an interesting premise, but fails to be thoroughly intelligent

The premise and world of Upload is endlessly fascinating and visually engaging but it soon blows up into a show in search of a unique creative voice.

The robotics and AI revolution will, like climate change, disrupt life as we know it; what future will it herald for humans?
World

The robotics and AI revolution will, like climate change, disrupt life as we know it; what future will it herald for humans?

A future in which automatons do most of work as we know it is nigh. Since work is either physical or mental, and the automatons will increasingly be capable of both, it will be difficult if not impossible for most humans to move to a higher niche in the job market.

The Scavenger
long-reads

The Scavenger

A young man working as a scavenger amid the toxic remains of the earth gets a chance he'd only ever dreamed of | Presenting #FutureFiction on #FirstCulture

Watashi
long-reads

Watashi

'Feeling blue after dying? Don’t worry. Seek help for your post-mortem depression.' Life after death can have depressing consequences (quite literally) | Presenting #FutureFiction on #FirstCulture

Dhara's Devotees
long-reads

Dhara's Devotees

On an alien planet, a race of refugees attempt to start cultivating crops — to what effect? Presenting #FutureFiction on #FirstCulture

Analog/Virtual
long-reads

Analog/Virtual

In a new world where productivity is prized, under-performers are subjected to a strange form of punishment | Presenting #FutureFiction on #FirstCulture

MAYiHELP
long-reads

MAYiHELP

A spy seeking to report a tip comes up against a confounding hurdle — a chatbot assistant | Presenting #FutureFiction on #FirstCulture

A Broken Mould
long-reads

A Broken Mould

A pleasure doll discovers she has feelings and a mind of her own | Presenting #FutureFiction on #FirstCulture

Epitaph
long-reads

Epitaph

Coming back to plain old reality when humanity's been living in enhanced VR can be quite a shock! Presenting #FutureFiction on #FirstCulture