The ability to create primates with intentional mutations could provide powerful new ways to study complex and genetically baffling brain disorders.
A true AI might ruin the world—but that assumes it’s possible at all.
Deep learning software has dramatically improved image recognition tools. Pinterest and Shoes.com are testing it out on shoppers.
Electric cars powered by hydrogen fuel cells don’t produce greenhouse-enhancing carbon dioxide. But producing hydrogen does-and if we want to reduce our petroleum dependence, we’re going to have to reconcile ourselves to that fact.
An achievement in tissue engineering suggests that people with damaged vocal cords could eventually get new ones.
Facebook is making it easier to avoid your ex on the social network after you break up. How helpful, yet weird.
A look inside the car reveals just how complicated it is.
Students who program robots are more likely to stick with their computer science curriculum.
Microexpressions reveal your deepest emotions, even when you are trying to hide them. Now a machine vision algorithm has learned to spot them, with wide-ranging applications from law enforcement to psychological analysis.