Why the program beloved as “ZapZap” matters so much in Brazil.
Millions more could be exposed to the virus by 2018, the earliest a vaccine will be ready.
As cost overruns and delays plague the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor, fusion startups are raising more capital.
Humans and machines both use neural networks for object and face recognition. Now evidence is emerging that both types of vision are flawed in the same way.
A submersible robot used to explore a 17th-century shipwreck shows how humans and machines might collaborate in other settings.
Facebook’s popular messaging app was shut down by a judge in Brazil after improved encryption irked investigators.
Spider silk has the ability to resolve features smaller than any ordinary microscope can see, say materials scientists.
A surgical robot was able to repair pigs’ bowels more accurately than human doctors.
IBM believes it can demonstrate an experimental chip that will prove the power of quantum computers in just a few years.
A software project has humans collaborating with robots to sort trash.