The Harvard-MIT genomic science institute stays mute on how it will assert control over the tools expected to speed cures and change gene therapy.
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We should be able to use Jupiter’s radio emissions like ground-penetrating radar to study the oceans on Europa, Ganymede, and Callisto, say space scientists.
The global network of links between the world's airports looks robust but contains a hidden weakness that could lead to entire regions of the planet being cut off.
The best of the rest from the arXiv preprint server.
Law enforcement agencies are turning to social network theory to better understand the behaviors and habits of criminal gangs.
Having tackled Web-based file storage and e-mail, Dropbox is going after photos with the new Carousel app.
Comcast’s proposed $45 billion merger with Time Warner Cable is reminiscent of a 1990s-era plan for Internet dominance that Comcast then distrusted.
An Internet bug had massive potential security implications. But good luck getting information on whether any actual damage was done.