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Scientists worry about arms race in artificial intelligence

...Google DeepMind; and Noam Chomsky, an emeritus professor at MIT.Sean O hEigeartaigh, the executive director of Cambridge University's Center for the Study of Existential Risk, said that he is hoping for a discussion on whether autonomous weapons...
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Heacox to discuss his new book on John Muir

...finalist in creative non-fiction and is now in its seventh printing. Heacox was a writer-in-residence at Cambridge University's Scott Polar Research Institute in 1998, and in Denali National Park in 2012. He is a former ranger with the...
UAS Spring Honors Forum to focus on Filipino and Pacific Islander communities

...College at Rutgers University, and the author of "Pacific Worlds: A History of Seas, Peoples, and Cultures" (Cambridge University Press, 2012) and "Empire of Love: Histories of France and the Pacific."? End of the Symposium Celebration...
Remembering Dr. Maynard 'Mal' Miller

...LEGACYMaynard and Joan Miller never lived in Juneau - he received degrees from Harvard University, Columbia University and Cambridge University, and was a professor at the University of Idaho - but they were fixtures for decades, eventually serving as grand...
Maynard Malcolm Miller

...studied geology and glaciology, receiving degrees from Harvard University and Columbia University, and his PhD from Cambridge University, England. During WWII Miller served on a Navy destroyer, seeing active duty in 11 major Pacific campaigns and...
Faulks returns with 'Engleby'

...contemporary, moving from the 1970s to the present day, and features a main character who, like Faulks, attends Cambridge University before working as a Fleet Street journalist. Mike Engleby is intelligent, articulate and unnerving, an acerbic...
UK explorer to measure effect of global warming on Arctic ice

...pole have been irregular and satellites cannot easily distinguish between ice and snow, said Joao Rodrigues, of Cambridge University's Polar Oceans Physics group. Rodrigues said a ground-based survey remained the best way of gauging the exact...
Merriner joins State Board of Education

...European history from Harvard and a master of philosophy degree in educational leadership and school improvement from Cambridge University. Cox is chair of the State Board, where she has served since February 2003. Cox, of Anchorage, has served...
Watching the ice caps melt

...Wadhams, ``and Joey (Comiso) is seeing the shrinking.'' Wadhams studies at the Scott Polar Research Center at Cambridge University in England. His specialty is analyzing data taken from beneath the ice cap by submarines. Comiso works for NASA's...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...would create 735,000 jobs. That figure comes from a 1990 study conducted by the Wharton School of Economics at Cambridge University in England. Adam Kolton of the Alaska Wilderness League questioned the alleged labor unity, noting that the nation's...


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