Boom Supersonic's XB-1 Takes Flight, AI Matchmaking in Japan, and the Hollywood Sci-Fi Museum's Timeless Wonders

In this episode of Discover Daily, we explore the intersection of technology and society across three distinct segments. We begin by discussing the successful test flight of Boom Supersonic's XB-1 demonstrator aircraft, which marks a significant step towards the reintroduction of supersonic passenger travel. Next, we shift our focus to Japan, where the government is utilizing AI-powered matchmaking services to address the country's declining birth rates and aging population, sparking a conversation about the role of technology in tackling complex social issues. Finally, we take a look at the upcoming opening of the Hollywood Sci-Fi Science Fiction Museum in California, which aims to celebrate the genre's history while educating visitors about real-world science. Through these diverse stories, the episode highlights the far-reaching impact of technological advancements on various aspects of our lives.Boom Supersonic test flight's AI matchmaking efforts Trek sci-fi world museum is the fastest and most powerful way to search the web. Perplexity crawls the web and curates the most relevant and up-to-date sources (from academic papers to Reddit threads) to create the perfect response to any question or topic you’re interested in. Take the world's knowledge with you anywhere. Available on iOS and Android Join our growing Discord community for the latest updates and exclusive content. Follow us on: Instagram Threads X (Twitter) YouTube Linkedin

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Discover Daily by Perplexity is your bite-sized briefing on the latest developments in tech, science, and culture. In a few minutes, each episode curates fascinating stories and insights from Perplexity's Discover feed to enrich your day with knowledge and spark your curiosity.From AI breakthroughs to space exploration, leadership shakeups at tech giants to the societal impact of advancing technologies, Discover Daily keeps you informed on the trends and ideas shaping our future. Leveraging Perplexity's powerful search and ElevenLabs' lifelike AI voice, the podcast transforms how you absorb information on the go.Hosted by Perplexity and featuring an unbiased, thought-provoking perspective, Discover Daily has quickly become a top tech podcast. With new episodes released daily, it's the perfect way to stay plugged into innovation and expand your mind, one captivating story at a time. Subscribe now on your favorite platform.Download our free mobile app at