This spring, as you drive past that familiar field of corn, you may be seeing a little more than meets the eye: an agricultural revolution in progress. Only three years after the first large-scale U.S. plantings of genetically engineered corn, chances are now almost 50-50 that those plants are of high-tech origin. Below is the projected planting of transgenic crops in the United States and Canada in 1999.
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“I have suddenly switched my views on whether these things are going to be more intelligent than us.”
ChatGPT is going to change education, not destroy it
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Meet the people who use Notion to plan their whole lives
The workplace tool’s appeal extends far beyond organizing work projects. Many users find it’s just as useful for managing their free time.
Learning to code isn’t enough
Historically, learn-to-code efforts have provided opportunities for the few, but new efforts are aiming to be inclusive.
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