“So what was the deal with the erotic cinema?”

“So what was the deal with the erotic cinema?”

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Opinion: “The French and their penchant for scandal”

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Celebrating women at Ladyfest

Celebrating women at Ladyfest

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New policy for academic staff careers: transparent and nonsexist

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Students: introduce video recording of lectures across UM

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Myth: As robots and computers become smarter, we will be released from our responsibility
Self-driving cars, drones used in war zones, robots used to carry out surgical operations. Examples of computers playing a major role, but what happens if something goes wrong? What if a self-driving car doesn't stop at a zebra crossing? Who is r...
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A light in the storm

A light in the storm

There is a wonderful painting by James Ensor, a Belgian painter who lived a...
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Myth: As robots and computers become smarter, we will be released from our responsibility

Myth: As robots and computers become smarter, we will be released from our responsibility

Self-driving cars, drones used in war zones, robots used to carry out surgi...
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