Elon Musk Is Maybe, Actually, Strangely, Going to Do This Mars Thing

From his private Cape Canaveral, the billionaire is manifesting a world where interplanetary travel feels real.
The little Havanese likes to sit in a window of the one-story house, looking out onto the quiet street in Boca Chica, Texas. From its perch, it can watch neighbors passing by, glossy black grackles pecking in the grass, and palm trees swaying in the breeze. The dog’s presence is usually a sign that its owner, Elon Musk, is in town. That, and the Tesla parked in the driveway.
There […]
Elon Musk Is Maybe, Actually, Strangely, Going to Do This Mars Thing

How US cities are using artificial intelligence to boost vaccine uptake

US President Joe Biden yesterday announced a goal for 70 percent of the adult US population to have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine shot by July 4.
Cities are playing a key role in this historic vaccination effort, not only in terms of logistics and administration but also with respect to the critical component of resident engagement.
To maximise vaccine uptake, local governments are working to mitigate any resident concerns; to counter misinformation and distrust; and to clear up […]
How US cities are using artificial intelligence to boost vaccine uptake