Evidence is growing that your DNA sequence does not determine your entire genetic fate. Joseph Nadeau is trying to find out what accounts for the rest.
“Tunable” windows would let people adjust light and heat levels, but so far it’s been hard to make them affordable.
The way galaxies evolve from variations in matter density in the early universe is mathematically equivalent to the way cities grow from changes in population density on Earth, say cosmologists.
Social bots are sending a significant amount of information through the Twittersphere. Now there’s a tool to help identify them.
A conscious mind will never be built out of software, argues a Yale University professor.
Compounds that trigger the growth of new brain cells might help treat depression.
Developers and designers are now building apps for Google’s smart watch platform.
Researchers find a way to give Android users prominent warnings when apps are tracking their location.
For years scientists searched fruitlessly for the causes of autism by looking for genes shared by families prone to the disorder. Now researchers taking a new approach have begun to unlock its secrets.