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Online Must Reads: May/June 2017
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Using Virtual Reality Underwater Is Weird (but Fun)
Sure, you can soar or swim in VR. Just put on a headset and jump in a pool.
February 20, 2017
Two Infants Treated with Universal Immune Cells Have Their Cancer Vanish
In a medical first, the children were treated with genetically engineered T-cells from another person.
January 25, 2017
This Technology Could Finally Make Brain Implants Practical
Harvard Medical School is testing a new design of a brain implant meant to restore vision to the blind.
February 9, 2017
How Much Damage Could Scott Pruitt Really Do at EPA?
Donald Trump’s choice for EPA director would put at risk the nation’s ability to meet its Paris climate commitments.
February 8, 2017
Neuroscience Explains Why We Get Hacked So Easily
A study of how the brain reacts to security alerts led Google to test a new way to warn people that their computers may have been infected with malware.
February 2, 2017