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Odorless calories for weight loss, building artificial intelligence researchers can trust, and can oily birds fly?

Science Podcast
Neural networks search for fingerprints of new particles in the debris of collisions at the LHC.

© 2012 CERN, FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE ALICE COLLABORATION

This week we have stories on the twisty tree of human ancestry, why mice shed weight when they can’t smell, and the damaging effects of even a small amount of oil on a bird’s feathers—with Online News Editor David Grimm. 

Sarah Crespi talks to News Editor Tim Appenzeller about a special section on how artificial intelligence is changing the way we do science

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[Image: © 2012 CERN, FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE ALICE COLLABORATION; Music: Jeffrey Cook]