Scientists are developing ways to edit the DNA of tomorrow’s children. Should they stop before it’s too late?
Nano particles could prevent buildings and bridges from suffering serious structural damage.
They’re finding useful information for legal cases on Facebook and Twitter.
A method for single-cell DNA analysis could provide a safer genetic screen for IVF.
Physicists have developed a technique that can tell which parts of the brain rely on analog signals and which rely on digital signals.
A startup called Siluria thinks it’s solved a mystery that has stymied huge oil companies for decades.
A true AI might ruin the world—but that assumes it’s possible at all.
Startup Knightscope is preparing to roll out human-size robot patrols.
A unique class of RNA drugs could bring new treatments to cancer and other diseases.
“For the first time, we will identify continents and oceans—and perhaps the signatures of life—on distant worlds,” says NASA in its 30-year vision for astrophysics.