Physicists have mapped out how to create quantum music, an experience that will be profoundly different for every member of the audience, they say.
Physicists have overlooked an obvious place to search for shell-like structures constructed around stars by advanced civilizations to capture their energy.
By studying the network of links between Indian recipes, computer scientists have discovered that the presence of certain spices makes a meal much less likely to contain ingredients with flavors in common.
Data mining Wikipedia people reveals some surprising differences in the way eastern and western cultures identify important figures in history, say computational anthropologists.
The way your smartphone uses power provides a simple way to track it, say computer scientists who have developed an app to prove it.
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Neuroscientists have recorded the neural activity in the entire brains of freely moving nematode worms for the first time.
Sentiment analysis is booming for blogs and tweets but more or less ignored when it comes to pictures. That looks set to change.
DeepMind has built a neural network that can access an external memory like a conventional Turing machine. The result is a computer that mimics the short-term memory of the human brain.
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