An automated rap-generating algorithm pushes the boundaries of machine creativity, say computer scientists.
Beautiful images are not always popular ones, which is where the CrowdBeauty algorithm can help, say computer scientists.
Another chance to catch the most interesting, and important, articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
The way creatures evolve in a quantum environment throws new light on the nature of life.
Without social skills, the only way to meet a mate is by complete chance. Right? Not according to a new model that simulates the way an individual’s genes can interact with the environment.
Spiders sprayed with water containing carbon nanotubes and graphene flakes have produced the toughest fibers ever measured, say materials scientists.
Separating a singer’s voice from background music has always been a uniquely human ability. Not anymore.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week.