SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
TECH BILLIONAIRES ARE POURING MONEY INTO FUSION RESEARCH
Branson, Bezos, and Gates are investing big in fusion companies.
ROACHES KICK WASPS IN THE HEAD TO AVOID BECOMING ZOMBIES
A wasp that preys on cockroaches turns them into mind-controlled zombies by stinging them in the brain, and roaches were thought to be all but defenseless against this zombifying attack.
SURVEY: TECH WORKERS DIVIDED ON EMPLOYERS’ EFFECTS ON FUTURE
Roughly a two thirds of tech workers think their employers are improving the world. But a full third disagree.
WE CAN NOW STORE DATA IN THE FORM OF A POWDER
It could be the storage medium of the future.
WAYMO’S SELF-DRIVING CARS WILL NO LONGER HAVE SAFETY DRIVERS
Self-driving cars will roam California roads without their "training wheels."
MIT WILL LET YOU CONTROL A REAL-LIFE ACTOR BY GIVING THEM COMMANDS
The internet can tell them what to do — within limits.
WHAT ASTRONAUTS’ TWEETS COULD TELL SCIENTISTS ABOUT THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SPACE TRAVEL
If you thought Twitter was bumming you out here on Earth, try tweeting from space.
AI-GENERATED HALLOWEEN MUSIC IS A COOL IDEA, BUT IT SOUNDS AWFUL
Scary movie soundtracks are better left to the human composers.
ANTLERS MAY HOLD THE CURE TO DEBILITATING BONE DISEASE SUCH AS OSTEOPOROSIS, NEW STUDY FINDS
Deer antlers may hold the secret to curing osteoporosis and other debilitating bone diseases, researchers have revealed.
THIS UPGRADED TELESCOPE HUNTS EXOPLANETS ORBITING DIM STARS
Astronomers can find more potentially-habitable planets than ever before.