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Microsoft researchers work to create a digital "alter ego" that will know everything about you and make you much smarter.
Why are the prices of cryptocurrencies so volatile? Are initial coin offerings (ICOs) worth your investment? Bitcoin and other digital currencies created an entirely new market with its own rules.
Experts caution about the dangers of the current technological revolution at the annual gathering of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
Scientists devise neural networks that can spot likely government corruption.
Harvard's theoretical physicist Lisa Randall links the extinction of the dinosaurs to the mysterious "dark matter".
Researchers find that an ancient chunk of North America is now a part of Australia, shedding light on Earth's first supercontinent Nuna.
Science Debate asks 2018 candidates to discuss their views on 10 vital scientific policy issues.
Cosmologists behind braneworld theories see our universe as being a part of a complex inter-dimensional world.
Researchers in Mexico discover the longest underwater cave system in the world that's full of invaluable artifacts.
Researchers find an unexpected side effect of rising carbon dioxide levels in a remote tropical forest.
Despite his famous successes, Einstein also had some failures.
A top-secret government airline that flies to locations like Area 51 is put in a spotlight by a recent ad and an unexpected connection to the Las Vegas shooting.
A new study highlights how blockchain technology can be a game-changer in education.
The thick sheets of ice at these eight sites could provide the reservoir of water necessary for human expeditions to Mars.
Twitter clarifies whether it would block any world leaders from its platform.
SpaceX unveils its most powerful rocket.
Nissan is developing technology that controls the car by reading the driver's brain waves.
Scientists find that a drug meant for another illness may significantly help Alzheimer's patients.
Scientists come up with an explanation for the strange dimming of Tabby's star and it doesn't involve aliens.