Using the Internet can destroy your faith. That’s the conclusion of a study showing that the dramatic drop in religious affiliation in the U.S. since 1990 is closely mirrored by the increase in Internet use.
The ability to teleport quantum information between diamond crystals that can also store it is a small but important step toward a quantum Internet.
Japanese researchers build a gun capable of stopping speakers in mid-sentence.
The Harvard-MIT genomic science institute stays mute on how it will assert control over the tools expected to speed cures and change gene therapy.
Another chance to catch the most interesting, and important, articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
The global network of links between the world’s airports looks robust but contains a hidden weakness that could lead to entire regions of the planet being cut off.
Codes we live by, laws we follow, and computers that move too fast to care.
Law enforcement agencies are turning to social network theory to better understand the behaviors and habits of criminal gangs.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv preprint server.
There are now many general-purpose consumer LED bulbs that give off good light. With so many, how can you tell the difference?