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Politics

Is the US losing the artificial intelligence arms race?

Written by: James Johnson, Postdoctoral Fellow in Nonproliferation Studies, Middlebury Institute of International Studies The U.S.-China rivalry extends to digital weapons. Khanh Tran, CC BY The U.S. government, long a proponent of advancing technology for military purposes, sees artificial intelligence...

Health

Artificial sweeteners linked to diabetes and obesity

Written by: James Brown, Senior Lecturer in Biology and Biomedical Science, Aston University MSPhotographic/Shutterstock.comMany countries have introduced a sugar tax in order to improve the health of their citizens. As a result, food and drink companies are changing their products...

Health

Artificial sweeteners may make you fat

Written by: Havovi Chichger, Senior Lecturer, Anglia Ruskin University Monika Wisniewska/ShutterstockWith nearly 40% of the world’s population now classified as obese, and increasing evidence pointing to sugar as the culprit, people are turning to foods that contain low-calorie sweeteners to...