The process of making a famous problem in logic even harder reveals fascinating insights into the relationship between logic and language
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As life has evolved, its complexity has increased exponentially, just like Moore’s law. Now geneticists have extrapolated this trend backwards and found that by this measure, life is older than the Earth itself.
No prizes for guessing who gets top billing. But who comes in at the bottom?
The world’s first electrostatically driven graphene speaker matches or outperforms commercially available earphones, say physicists.
As speech recognition technology improves, it’s natural to wonder whether computers will ever be able to lip read as well. Here’s a rundown of challenges involved.
Sure, lithium-ion batteries have risks, but so do gasoline-powered cars.
If we want to bring coding skills to the masses, we may have to reinvent what programming is.
Infrared emissions above the epicenter increased dramatically in the days before the devastating earthquake in Japan, say scientists.