The search company has updated its Earth and Maps applications with a petabyte of Landsat data—but the most exciting uses are likely to come from mapping experts.
After falling victim to hackers, quantum cryptographers are fighting back with a more secure system capable of sending messages further than ever before.
Patients don’t need “stem cell tourism” anymore—ineffective and potentially dangerous interventions abound at home.
The National Cancer Institute hopes a new data-sharing agreement with Foundation Medicine is the first of many.
Tongue-controlled video game points toward immersive experiences that appeal to all senses.
People with red-green color-blindness can suddenly discriminate between colors they couldn’t see before.
In just a few years, robotic cars have gone from prototypes that barely worked to a technology that auto executives think is poised to upend their industry.
Silicon Valley companies have come under fire for not doing enough to fight terrorism, but a new report suggests that’s starting to change.
This week’s most interesting and thought-provoking papers from the Physics arXiv.
The departure of the EU’s second-largest economy could have unsettling implications for the Paris climate accord.