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Frank Wilczek was one of three recipients of the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2004 thanks to his work researching the so-called strong force.
Our grandparents shouldn't lose out on life just because they age.
This is a great way of understanding the difference between artificial intelligence and genuine intelligence, i.e., human intelligence.
Men probably aren't ready for this one.
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