Tag Archives: artificial

Artificial Embryos Made from Stem Cells Raise Ethical Issues

Stem cells (so-called “master cells”) are unique and important in the body because they can do almost anything, and scientists have only begun to discover their potential. That’s why researchers’ use of them has created controversy, attracting the attention of scientists, policymakers, and bioethicists across the globe. Stem cells can transform into any of the… Read More »

Are artificial sweeteners bad for you? Fact and fiction explained by dietitian

From food and drink to toothpaste, vitamin pills and medicines, more products than ever have sweeteners added to make them palatable. Now, with Public Health England ­challenging makers of goods including cakes, chocolate and breakfast cereals to cut sugar content 20% by 2020, their use in our diets is set to soar. Yet many of… Read More »

Why organizations need to know full benefits of artificial intelligence

Artificial Intelligence is dominating both headlines and the agendas of business leaders. Our 2018 Views from the C-Suite survey of global executives finds widespread agreement that there are tremendous opportunities in digitization and new technologies such as AI. Fully 71 percent of executives expect AI to have “transformative effects for economic growth and competitiveness” over… Read More »