Soil Science, Simulating Worlds, and English Spelling: Lux Recommends #288
Welcome to Lux Recommends #288, this week’s edition of what we at Lux are reading and thinking about (want to receive this by email? Sign up here).
DeepMind creates ‘transformative’ map of human proteins drawn by artificial intelligence: “DeepMind plans to release hundreds of millions of protein structures for free” — Shaq
Wild Superyacht Secrets I Learned When I Became a Deckhand: “From cannabis buffets to choppering in caviar, posh charter life can be a rough ride for the crew.” — Lux friend Tommy Kane
Can Silicon Valley Find God? “Artificial intelligence promises to remake the world. These believers are fighting to make sure thousands of years of text and tradition find a place among the algorithms.” — Sam
A Soil-Science Revolution Upends Plans to Fight Climate Change: “A centuries-old concept in soil science has recently been thrown out. Yet it remains a key ingredient in everything from climate models to advanced carbon-capture projects.” — Nelson
A magnetic helmet shrunk a deadly tumor in world-first test: “The user-friendly medical device can be operated at home.” — Rahul
Gangs of Monkeys Get Into a Traffic-Halting Brawl in Thailand — friend of Lux Jeff Cooper
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