A neural network can read scientific papers and render a plain-English summary in a sentence or two. globalhealthnewswire.com/2019/

Road inspection drone. It uses stereo cameras and filtering algorithms to reconstruct a 3D road image and identify damaged roads. youtube.com/watch?v=_-YmlxojVM

Matt Parker's top 5 favorite maths blunders. #2 airplane fueled in pounds instead of kilograms, #4 JP Morgan spreadsheet errors, #3 geometrically implausible street signs, #1 Pepsi points for a Harrier 2, #0 the Civilization computer games. youtube.com/watch?v=Q3GanzFA9c

The creepiest place in the universe -- Boötes Void. Beware of what lies in the dark. 350 million light-years in diameter. Our theories dictate that the distribution of matter in the universe must me more-or-less uniform. An empty void this big can't exist. youtube.com/watch?v=SPtSBLpyBu

How close are we to a self-driving world? Self-driving cars rely on other cars to make detailed maps, lidar is the accurate but expensive and breaks down often, behavior of pedestrians and other drivers is still a problem. Slushy and icy roads ... youtube.com/watch?v=U5laBg-ERb

Interviews with three high school students in the Regeneron Science Talent Search. The research projects included liquid lenses for optometrists, mathematical technique for finding exoplanets, and a chemical arsenic detector. youtube.com/watch?v=q3kSW633bs

Happy Moore's Law Day, everybody! For the thirty-fifth anniversary issue of Electronics magazine, which was published on April 19, 1965, Gordon E. Moore, who was working as the director of research and development at Fairchild Semiconductor at the time... computerhistory.org/revolution

Successful docking of the SpaceX Crew Dragon with the International Space Station. You can see the SpaceX Crew Dragon as seen from the ISS starting around 35 min in the video -- it looks like a teardrop against the backdrop of darkening ocean. youtube.com/watch?v=dz-BZQx1ju

Scott Kelly spent 340 days on the International Space Station while his identical twin brother Mark stayed on earth. Scott Kelly's DNA mutated, his telomeres lengthened instead of shortened, genes known to encode proteins that help fix damaged DNA ... nytimes.com/2019/04/11/science

Fraser Cain reacts to the black hole image. Plasma is whipping around Sagittarius A*, causing the image to brighten and dim in a matter of minutes, while the black hole at M87 is relatively easy to image, so they did that one first. youtube.com/watch?v=dg_gsXNV3u

Reactions to the black hole photo from Mike Merrifield, Omar Almaini, and Meghan Gray. youtube.com/watch?v=rflupY5Aa-

In the Shadow of a Black Hole. Short film on black holes, gravity, Einstein's relativity, and the Event Horizon Telescope from European Southern Observatory. youtube.com/watch?v=omz77qrDjs

Computer simulations of what the black hole might look at from different vantage points from ours and some animations showing the difficulty of observing the M87 black hole from Veritasium. Congratulations to the Event Horizon Telescope team. youtube.com/watch?v=S_GVbuddri

The Event Horizon Telescope actually made an image of the black hole in the center of Messier 87 (M87), a supergiant elliptical galaxy in the constellation Virgo 53.5 million light-years away. youtube.com/watch?v=lnJi0Jy692

How the Event Horizon Telescope works, explained by project lead Sheperd Doeleman, and project team members Dimitrios Psaltis, Sera Markoff, and Peter Galison. youtube.com/watch?v=1EZi0SZ4L2

How do you observe a black hole? Panel discussion with Andrea Ghez and Shep Doeleman, hosted by Brian Greene. Andrea Ghez measured the speed of stars near the black hole in the center of the galaxy. Shep Doeleman studies black holes with radio waves. youtube.com/watch?v=C-OyMPAq2P

Derek Muller aka "Veritasium" made a video anticipating the Event Horizon Telescope's expected announcement tomorrow of imaging Sagittarius A*, the black hole at the center of our Milky Way galaxy.. youtube.com/watch?v=zUyH3XhpLT

The FDA "is developing a framework for regulating artificial intelligence products used in medicine that continually adapt based on new data." statnews.com/2019/04/02/fda-ne

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