All posts created by Frances Bloomfield
09/30/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

After taking over our manufacturing jobs, artificial intelligence is now poised to muscle in on another ubiquitous industry: customer service.

http://www.futuresciencenews.com/2017-09-30-exercise-in-frustration-microsoft-is-exchanging-its-foreign-customer-service-agents-for-chatbots.html

09/23/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Researchers from Italy have developed a machine-learning algorithm that can detect signs of Alzheimer’s disease almost 10 years before human

http://www.futuresciencenews.com/2017-09-23-new-ai-can-diagnose-alzheimers-10-years-before-human-doctors.html

09/14/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Watch out: Your gadgets are smarter than you are, and it may be endangering you. We human beings have always

http://www.futuresciencenews.com/2017-09-14-watch-out-your-gadgets-are-smarter-than-you-are-and-its-moving-you-down-the-food-chain.html

09/12/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

The pervasiveness of aluminum foil in daily life has reached a point where it occupies landfills in thousands of tons.

http://www.futuresciencenews.com/2017-09-12-researcher-discovers-way-to-transform-waste-aluminum-foil-into-biofuel-catalyst.html

09/09/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Are traffic lights set to become a thing of the past? They very well could be in a future where

http://www.futuresciencenews.com/2017-09-09-traffic-lights-could-soon-be-obsolete-as-semi-autonomous-cars-weave-themselves-through-intersections-by-talking-to-other-vehicles.html

09/08/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Staying cool during hot or humid weather without racking up a hefty electricity bill could be a reality in the

http://www.futuresciencenews.com/2017-09-08-stay-cool-without-electricity-new-radiative-sky-cooling-system-may-prove-useful-for-preppers.html

08/26/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Space has become a veritable goldmine of natural resources for many companies, yet can anyone lay claim to them? That’s

http://www.futuresciencenews.com/2017-08-26-the-great-outer-space-land-grab-of-the-near-future-conflicts-over-space-rock-mining-rights.html

08/24/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Nuclear fusion has long been eyed as a potential source for limitless clean energy, yet the complexity behind its process

http://www.futuresciencenews.com/2017-08-24-plasma-fuel-breakthrough-means-unlimited-fusion-energy-is-now-closer-than-ever.html

08/20/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

After Eden Carlson almost drowned in her family’s pool in February 2016, she suffered brain damage that left her immobile

http://www.futuresciencenews.com/2017-08-20-hyperbaric-oxygen-therapy-rebuilds-brain-neuron-connections-in-girl-who-nearly-drowned.html

08/15/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

The average onshore wind turbine is a good source of energy, but the same can’t be said of their smaller

http://www.futuresciencenews.com/2017-08-15-vertical-axis-wind-turbines-harvest-turbulent-wind-more-efficiently.html