Mapping the 3-D network structure of a fly’s brain is a major step forward. But it took 1,700 person-hours to complete, meaning that human labor will be a significant bottleneck for future advances.
The decision to stop carrying certain types of online ads prompts questions.
Will the proposed deal help feed the world, or will it just cut investment in farm R&D?
Bombs, bullets, and online ads—the tools of modern warfare.
But it will be incredibly expensive to build and run.
The high price of broadband in the U.S. plays a big role in keeping people offline.
New York City’s street-corner Internet plans are being curtailed because people are abusing the service.
More people care about movies and TV shows than immersive 3-D games.
A mine in Australia is being turned into a novel way to store and generate energy.
Breakneck speeds, daring maneuvers, lucrative TV contracts, and large cash prizes—it’s way more exciting than golf.