robotics

Courtesy of the Robo Sapiens

A group of middle school students from Dacula, Georgia, is preparing for a world championship. This weekend the “Robo Sapiens” will head to Louisville, Kentucky for the 2018 VEX Robotics World Championship, where they will present the findings of their latest research on racist robots and bias in artificial intelligence.

In March, Atlanta hosted the National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit. President Obama along with politicians, scientists, and medical professionals gathered to address the problem of prescription opioid abuse. Currently, misuse of prescription meds is responsible for an estimated 72 deaths a day, a number that has pushed the medical community to classify this problem as an epidemic. And last week, it was confirmed that Prince’s death was caused by a prescription opioid overdose. We are joined by Dr.