The way water interacts with proteins explains one of the great mysteries of protein folding
Astronomy could be the first discipline in which the rate of discovery by machines outpaces humans’ ability to interpret it
The first demonstration of an information-heat engine could revolutionise the way nanomachines get their power.
A new kind of time travel based on quantum teleportation gets around the paradoxes that have plagued other time machines, say physicists.
An Apple engineer discloses how the company’s premier recommendation engine parses millions of iTunes libraries.
Physicists have mounted the first successful attack of its kind on a commercial quantum cryptography system.
First, they teleported photons, then atoms and ions. Now one physicist has worked out how to do it with energy, a technique that has profound implications for the future of physics.
A new model of the way the THz waves interact with DNA explains how the damage is done and why evidence has been so hard to gather
Sometimes carbon credits fund clean industries that would prosper anyway.
While noting the risks, it makes sense to also note the rewards.