When it comes to research into Artificial Life, commercial projects have begun to outpace academic ones.
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If you fancy trying your hand at radio astronomy, why not convert an old satellite dish.
Psychologists have always puzzled over why people in Sweden were slower to start smoking and slower to stop. Now a group of mathematicians have worked out why.
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Hiding covert messages in plain sight is becoming an increasingly popular form of cyber attack. And security researchers are struggling to catch up.
The data from GPS navigating equipment is revealing the most important junctions in traffic-clogged megacities.
The wisdom of crowds breaks down when people are biased. Now researchers have discovered a simple method of removing this bias--just listen to the most confident.