SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
FOURTEEN WAYS OUR PERCEPTION OF THE UNIVERSE CHANGED FOREVER IN 2017
The universe will never be the same.
THE DOCTORS OF TOMORROW WILL BE SUPERCOMPUTERS
"Our findings demonstrate that cognitive computing might have a role in identifying more therapeutic options for cancer patients."
RESEARCH FOR COGNITIVE DISORDERS COULD LEAD TO THE CREATION OF BRAIN-ENHANCING DRUGS
Controversial “smart drugs” may already be within our grasp — but should we reach for them?
PHYSICISTS HAVE DISCOVERED A WAY TO TRACK UNOBSERVED QUANTUM PARTICLES
Welcome to the "forbidden domain" of quantum mechanics.
SCIENTISTS MANIPULATED A MATERIAL FOR ROBOTS THAT GROWS LIKE HUMAN SKIN
Scientists have established a method of growing hydrogel in a manner similar to the organic growth of plant or animal tissue. This research could have a profound effect on the fields of tissue engineering and soft robotics.
WHAT IS KWANZAA?
Kwanzaa is a cultural holiday that celebrates African heritage and identity. The name comes from the Swahili phrase "matunda ya kwanza," which translates to "first fruits," and the holiday is based on traditional African harvest festivals.
BISON VS. BUFFALO: WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE?
Burly, shaggy bison (Bison bison), the North American hoofed mammals that, for many people, embody the American West, are often referred to as buffalo.
SANTA IS AN OVERWEIGHT BINGE-DRINKER AT RISK OF MENTAL HEALTH PROBLEMS, WARN DOCTORS
Christmasis the season to make merry...but not for Father Christmas according to Scrooge doctors.
FALCON 9 LAUNCH LIGHTS UP THE SKY IN A STUNNING DISPLAY
Nope, not a UFO.
PHYSICISTS OVERTURN A 100-YEAR-OLD ASSUMPTION ON HOW BRAINS WORK
This is how neurons actually fire.