When the world’s first biotech apple won approval from U.S. and Canadian regulators this year, it demonstrated that with plenty of patience, even a farmer can develop a GM plant.
An automated rap-generating algorithm pushes the boundaries of machine creativity, say computer scientists.
A microscopic quest to find out what we’re really made of.
Machine-Learning Algorithm Calculates Fair Distance for a Race Between Usain Bolt and Long-Distance Runner Mo Farah
In an entirely new model of athletic performance, three numbers characterize an athlete’s capability over short, middle, and long-distance races
The greatest chess players are significantly more famous than their not-so-great contemporaries, by a margin that leads to a fame-predicting formula.
Without social skills, the only way to meet a mate is by complete chance. Right? Not according to a new model that simulates the way an individual's genes can interact with the environment.
The iPhone could become a new tool in genetic studies.
Security researchers have developed an automated system for detecting Android apps that secretly connect to ad sites and user tracking sites.
Doctors rescue boys by propping open their airways using stents made via 3-D printing.
The first hijacking of a medical telerobot raises important questions over the security of remote surgery, say computer security experts.