Wednesday’s Biggest Stories

Wednesday’s Biggest Stories

Every evening, we wrap up the day’s biggest stories in one place for you to easily check out. If you’ve been off the grid all day, jump in here and catch up on current events.

Is Hyperloop A Better Option Than High Speed Rail For Australia?
The news that Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is pushing ahead with plans for a High-Speed Rail (HSR) network on the east coast has been met with indifference by many in the country.

Why Asimov’s Three Laws Of Robotics Can’t Protect Us
It’s been 50 years since Isaac Asimov devised his famous Three Laws of Robotics — a set of rules designed to ensure friendly robot behaviour.

New Australian Solar Cells Can Generate Electricity From Heat And Sunlight
Physicists have discovered radical new properties in a nanomaterial, opening new possibilities for highly efficient thermophotovoltaic cells.

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