Managing brain resources in an age of complexity.
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.
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.
When it comes to finding the perfect mate, people aren’t as fussy as they make out, say researchers studying behavior on online dating sites.
Tesla and GM have both issued fire-related recalls, but Tesla’s fix doesn’t require owners to bring their cars in.
By exploiting some exotic acoustic techniques, researchers have built a window that allows the passage of air but not sound
Intelligent dust particles embedded in the brain could form an entirely new form of brain-machine interface, say engineers
Musk says battery cell capacity will need to double worldwide for Tesla to produce a mass-market electric car.
A growing body of evidence suggests that the molecular machinery of life emits and absorb photons. Now one biologist has evidence that this light is a new form of cellular communication.
The optional solar roof on Toyota’s 2010 Prius may not provide a watt of mobility.