A new company launched by Google will seek to extend human life spans.
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.
Some people are more susceptible to conspiracy theories than others, say computational social scientists who have studied how false ideas jump the “credulity barrier” on Facebook.
Many experts would have us believe that robots and other technologies are behind the job drought. That couldn’t be farther from the truth.
The lifespan of great corporations is getting shorter and shorter.
The Internet of Things probably already influences your life. And if it doesn’t, it soon will, say computer scientists
A lab at Harvard is developing materials with potentially revolutionary optical characteristics.
For more than 30 years, sports scientists have puzzled over why the optimum angle of release for a shot put is not 45 degrees.
The discovery of a winning strategy for Prisoner’s Dilemma is forcing game theorists to rethink their discipline. Their conclusion? Winning isn’t everything.