The way creatures evolve in a quantum environment throws new light on the nature of life.
Spiders sprayed with water containing carbon nanotubes and graphene flakes have produced the toughest fibers ever measured, say materials scientists.
Tech entrepreneurs in Greece’s burgeoning startup scene push back against a bleak narrative.
A new way to determine 3-D structures from 2-D images is set to speed up protein structure discovery by a factor of 100,000.
Antisocial behavior online can make people’s lives miserable. So an algorithm that can spot trolls more quickly should be a boon, say the computer scientists who developed it.
Data mining Wikipedia people reveals some surprising differences in the way eastern and western cultures identify important figures in history, say computational anthropologists.
Online education offers one effective way to close the skills gap.
Google engineers have trained a machine-learning algorithm to write picture captions using the same techniques it developed for language translation.
Machines are now almost as good as humans at object recognition, and the turning point occurred in 2012, say computer scientists.