Doing dangerous things in pursuit of new knowledge was par for the course for this Prussian polymath, born 250 years ago this month.
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Chemical analysis shows presence of what was probably a primitive embalming fluid.
Researchers develop artificial intelligence algorithm that plays against itself to master several classic games.
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