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New research from the University of British Columbia has shown that racial stereotypes affect our expectations of what a person sounds like when they speak.
Think you're contributing 110 percent to a project? Researchers suggest you may be overclaiming.
Researchers suggest you may have dropped your old phone on purpose, just so you could justify getting the latest one.
In a bid to preserve records of atmospheric activity, climate scientists are looking to transport ice from the planet's mountainous regions, such as the Alps, all the way to Antarctica.
New robot seeks to bring convenience to your life, and can master new tasks on the fly.
Alas science does not operate outside the human realm, but as an extension of our natural capabilities — the good as well as the bad ones.
The world's first-ever electronic multi-state memory cell mirrors the brain's ability to simultaneously process and store multiple strands of information.