When it comes to research into Artificial Life, commercial projects have begun to outpace academic ones.
Social bots are sending a significant amount of information through the Twittersphere. Now there's a tool to help identify them.
A multinational research collaboration has identified more than 100 genetic loci associated with an increased risk for the psychiatric disease.
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Advances in machine vision will let employers, governments, and advertisers spot you in photos and know exactly what you're doing in them.
GPS doesn't work indoors. Can a bat-like echolocation system take its place?
If you fancy trying your hand at radio astronomy, why not convert an old satellite dish.
A species-altering technology is said to need careful regulation before being released into the wild.
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.