Enlarge / Ford built the F-100 Eluminator to show off its new Mustang Mach-E-derived electric crate motors.Ford Las Vegas is currently hosting the annual SEMA event, the aftermarket automotive trade show. Hot rods and custom cars have always been a SEMA thing, but these days there’s no guarantee you’ll find a brawny V8 or even…

The Texas Medical Association (TMA) is challenging a federal law designed to shield patients from surprise medical bills, arguing in a new lawsuit that regulators have stacked the deck against healthcare providers in their implementation of the No Surprises Act. Essentially, TMA takes issue with the arbitration process for settling out-of-network bills, arguing that the…

COVID-19 vaccines worked fairly well in keeping immunocompromised patients out of the hospital from the infection, but still less than for those with a competent immune system, a study showed. After two vaccine doses, immunocompromised patients saw 77% vaccine effectiveness (95% CI 74%-80%) against hospitalization for confirmed COVID-19, with a 3.9% rate of SARS-CoV-2 test…

We went into medicine to help people, and now we struggle with feelings of betrayal. We sacrificed so much. While our cohort in college went on to graduate and earn an income and start families, we continued with medical school, an all-in venture financially and personally, demanding all our time, efforts, and attention. Then we…

Home » Science » Food Program Claims $6B From Musk Will Fix What $8.4B Per Year Does Not Dr. Eli David and others have noted that UN food program gets over $8 billion per year to reduce world hunger. UN director said that $6B could save 42 million, not end world hunger. The UN director,…

Home » Artificial intelligence » Will People Work in the Future? There is a bet on the prediction site Metaculus, that asks will US labor force participation drop below 10%? The formulation of the argument for the question focuses on automation and a related question on Whole Brain Emulation or other paths to Artificial General…

Home » Artificial intelligence » Whole Brain Emulation Versus AGI On the prediction site Metaculus, Robin Hanson and Matthew Barnett have a bet about whole brain emulation versus artificial general intelligence. The bet is that when US labor participation rate is less than 10% then em-like automation will contribute more to GDP than AGI-like. Robin…

Reading Time: 2 minutes The valuation of NFT series Jungle Freaks has crashed 80% after allegedly racist drawings from the artist emerged George Trosley has been a cartoonist for over 40 years and created a series of racially charged illustrations for Hustler magazine in the 1970s The drawings caused Jungle Freaks holders to sell en…

JOS, Nigeria, November 2, 2021 (Morning Star News) – Two Christians were killed in an attack on a church service in southern Kaduna state on Sunday (Oct. 31), with eight others slain in earlier assaults on predominantly Christian villages, sources said.The lethal attack on Baptist worshippers in Kakau Daji village, Chikun County, also resulted in…