Not everyone thinks Google’s attempt to reinvent the computer will work.
Chemists have calculated that chains of double or triple-bonded carbon atoms, known as carbyne, should be stronger and stiffer than any known material.
Our cosmos was “bruised” in collisions with other universes. Now astronomers have found the first evidence of these impacts in the cosmic microwave background.
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
Electrodialysis has the potential to desalinate seawater quickly and cheaply but does not remove other contaminants such as dirt and bacteria. Now chemical engineers have worked out how to do that too.
Machines are now almost as good as humans at object recognition, and the turning point occurred in 2012, say computer scientists.
Einstein’s famous critique of quantum mechanics first emerged in 1930, five years earlier than thought, according to a new analysis of his work.
Disruptive technology platforms are only as good as the human resources they leverage.
Making computers faster means relying on the central processing unit (CPU) less than ever before.