In physics multiple choice papers, the correct answers should follow Benford's law while the other options should not. So can an enterprising student use this to beat the test?
A Boston startup wants to create precise genome-editing treatments that can address more types of disease than previous gene therapy methods.
The latest fitness-tracking wristbands need to get in better shape before they’ll earn a spot on my wrist.
Physicists have developed a technique that can tell which parts of the brain rely on analog signals and which rely on digital signals.
Following NSA surveillance revelations, talks advance on making the privacy-protecting tool Tor an Internet standard.
Sure, lithium-ion batteries have risks, but so do gasoline-powered cars.
Lithium-ion batteries have risks, but they can be managed to prevent fires in EVs.
A study suggests the EPA is greatly underestimating greenhouse-gas emissions from natural-gas production.
Light harvesting in plants and bacteria cannot be properly explained by classical processes or by quantum ones. Now complexity theorists say the answer is a delicate interplay of both, an idea that could transform computation.