Network scientists have discovered how social networks can create the illusion that something is common when it is actually rare.
A round-up of the best stories on energy from other sites, collected by Richard Martin, MIT Technology Review’s energy editor.
Another chance to catch the most interesting and important articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week.
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
The ability to number-crunch vast amounts of words is creating a new science of linguistics.
In a world first, a machine plays chess by evaluating the board rather than using brute force to work out every possible move.
The best way for AI machines to learn is by feeding them huge data sets of annotated examples, and the Daily Mail has unwittingly created one.