Robots can't achieve high fives all round without human-like hands, tactile perception, manipulation control, seamless interaction and human reason, experts say.
While the Syria strikes were clearly violating international law, using force to uphold the ban on chemical weapons is becoming acceptable in the international community.
If you want us to delete social media, you need to fill the political news vacuum it creates.
Pensioner Katherine Boyi, left, with donated blankets and Agnes Makhubela, with donated maize meal, in Doornkop, Soweto.
Stories from the ground highlighted the unmet needs of people who are vulnerable and who are left behind.
The captain of a Finnish icebreaker looks out from the bridge as it sails into floating sea ice on the Victoria Strait while traversing the Northwest Passage in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago in July 2017. The waterways of the Arctic are of particular interest to non-Arctic jurisdictions like China and the European Union.
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The recent Arctic Council meeting in Finland shows there's still avid interest in developing the Arctic. Some are arguing the entire region should be considered a 'global commons.'
Opera goers are high multiplier voters. Win them over and you might get a few more supporters along the way.
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Regulation adds operational costs that are often inefficient to the delivery of services, or even completely unnecessary.
A still from the documentary film ‘Like a Wolf’ about a young kid from an unprivileged background trying to make it in higher education.
Comme un Loup
To what degree do pupils belong to or in a school?
Middle-aged and elderly people taking up exercise shouldn't be put off by joint pain. It will pass.
Coalition forces are careful about how they report civilian deaths. And we think war is painless, as a result.
The tale of the snow crab bears witness to the how the complexities of climate change and fights over fishing rights play out.
Le documentaire _Comme un loup revient sur les différents aspects que revêt le déterminisme social et interroge les « choix » des jeunes dans le système scolaire et ce que ce dernier projette.
Comme un loup
L’enfant existe-t-il au sein du programme scolaire autrement que sous la forme d’un nombre ou d’un nom ?
The vantage point from the Chinese icebreaker Xue Long in the Arctic in 2010.
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With all eyes on China's intentions in the Arctic, Singapore is flying under the radar. But the tiny Asian nation is also pursuing its own interests in the Arctic.
New research suggests life on Earth became more diverse because of a change in biology related to stem cells, not just rising oxygen levels.
A group of 25 EU countries is to work together more closely than ever before to develop military capabilities.
Brexit is causing nothing but trouble and who knows if independence will ever happen. No wonder the frozen north is such an appealing prospect.
The impetus to impose immigration restrictions to prevent entry of certain ethnic groups into the US is not a new one.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and President of the Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami Natan Obed talk as they overlook Iqaluit, Nunavut in February.
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The Arctic plays a big role in Canada's national identity. But as Canada's relationship with the region evolves, the interests of Indigenous peoples must be better-represented.
Donald Trump announced the new US strategy for the war in Afghanistan from Fort Myer, Virginia, on August 21 2017.
In Afghanistan, geopolitics are thorny, relationships are key and patience is strategy. The US president has outlined a decent plan, but can he see it through?
Inspecting the rubble of a damaged house after a US airstrike in Daraa Al-Balad, Syria, April 7 2017.
The recent American airstrike in Syria has created a new norm in international law sanctioning the unilateral use of force to punish those who deploy chemical weapons against their own people.