Internet Archive, after Trump win, looks to create alternate site in Canada

Fearing that decades of digital data could be threatened by a Donald Trump presidency, the nonprofit Internet Archive today proposed a secondary electronic library in Canada to safeguard its historical information. “This year, we have set a new goal: to create a copy of Internet Archive’s digital collections in another country. We are building the …

AI might create videos for you in near future

                       Loads of devices can preserve moments on camera, but what if you could capture situations that were about to happen? It’s not as far-fetched as you might think. MIT CSAIL researchers have crafted a deep learning algorithm that can create videos showing what it expects to happen in the future. After extensive training (2 …

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft is at the end of its fuel reserves

Cassini is officially, irrevocably in its final year of existence. The NASA spacecraft has been capturing lovely images and collecting samples of Saturn and its orbiting objects since 2004, but today Cassini enters the final phase of its mission. Between November 30th and April 22nd, Cassini will circle Saturn’s poles, diving between its outermost rings …