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Four AI-Powered Technologies Aimed at Helping Refugees

During a time when one person is displaced every two seconds, take a deeper look at four AI technologies providing life-changing philanthropic support and aiding people in flux.

Emerging Technologies: New Fuel for a Sustainable World

In the last of a series on how governments can realize 2030, we’re honing in on sustainable development. Sustainability used …

The Power of Connection Among Parents of Medically Complex Children

When Stephanie Rankin’s son, Beorn, was diagnosed with an extremely rare genetic disorder, she turned to technology for connection, support, and hope.

What Moral Code Should Your Self-driving Car Follow?

The arrival of the self-driving car presents a challenging new dilemma: Whom should the vehicle save – and whom should it harm – when an accident is unavoidable?

How Might Virtual Reality Save the Planet?

Get up close to polar bears, immerse yourself in the world of whales, and head into the unexplored earth of Greenland, all made possible thanks to virtual reality (VR). Embark on a journey with National Geographic Explorer Mike Libecki and hear why VR has become such an important tool for conservation.

African Wildlife Group Uses AI to Save Elephants and Stop Poachers

Find out how an algorithm predicting poacher moves is pushing wildlife patrols off the beaten path and into areas where they’re saving more elephants and other animals than ever before.