Epidemiologist want to forecast disease like meteorologists forecast rain. And the way people browse Wikipedia could be the key, they say.
Japanese researchers build a gun capable of stopping speakers in mid-sentence.
Disruptive technology platforms are only as good as the human resources they leverage.
Ever wondered what fuel fires potatoes out of a cannon the fastest? The US Air Force now has the answer
A new cosmology successfully explains the accelerating expansion of the universe without dark energy; but only if the universe has no beginning and no end.
Images sent back from space probe bring a historic comet mission into clear focus.
Knowledge banking for a hyper connected society.
Sudoku fanatics have long claimed that the smallest number of starting clues a puzzle can contain is 17. Now a year-long calculation proves there are no 16-clue puzzles.
If we want to bring coding skills to the masses, we may have to reinvent what programming is.
Last year, the news media reported on 195,000 disasters around the world. The ones you heard about depend crucially on your location.