Over the years many young Australians have been urged to study science, technology, engineering and mathematics — STEM for short — but one Sydney futurist has some very different advice. Source: Futurist says studying STEM subjects won’t future-proof careers
As a society, we are increasingly waking up to the stresses and strains everyday life has on our mental health. Source: Rise of the robot therapists and the psychiatry apps vying to replace humans Opinion: As the above-linked article says, robot psychiatrists may not be here tomorrow but mental health chatbots are gaining in popularity.… Read More Rise of the robot therapists and the psychiatry apps vying to replace humans | + Opinion
Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg told Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau this morning he’s not doing enough to protect the environment from the threat of runaway climate change. Source: Greta Thunberg meets Trudeau, tells him he’s not doing enough to fight climate change | CBC News Opinion: I agree that the planet is warming but I am… Read More Greta Thunberg meets Trudeau, tells him he’s not doing enough to fight climate change | CBC News | + Opinion
There are two major obstacles to a rich public discussion on Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution and what it means to all of us. Source: The danger of “scientism:” When science becomes an ideology | Vancouver Sun
Canadian PM Trudeau talked today about how some of us just don’t “get it” when it comes to climate change. His address had an almost religious tone to it, something which the Christian writer C. S. Lewis saw coming a long time ago.
Brain-computer interface technology is moving fast and Silicon Valley is moving in. Will we all soon be typing with our minds? Source: Are brain implants the future of thinking? | Science | The Guardian
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