To avoid missteps with a powerful genetic engineering technology that can modify species, one scientist demands total transparency.
The company says algorithms in the car are designed to mimic the behavior of a “patient, seasoned driver.”
This week’s most interesting and thought-provoking papers from the Physics arXiv.
Quantum physicists have long thought it possible to send a perfectly secure message using a key that is shorter than the message itself. Now they’ve done it.
If everyone from Tokyo and New York—the world’s two largest cities—attended a single festival, it would still be smaller than an event that took place in India in 2013.
Already accused of a litany of questionable practices, the ride-hailing giant is now closely tied to a government that oppresses women.
A startup says its technology can serve as an objective concussion test. The challenge is convincing people it works.
A small startup is trying to improve VR by simulating virtual characters’ bones and motions more realistically.
Apple’s Tim Cook says he doesn’t want his company to be able to read customer data—but he probably can’t make that happen.
Startup VocalZoom is building a sensor that measures the vibrations of your face to make it easier for you to control technology with your voice.