A key question is how to keep that relief going without relying solely on repeated ketamine infusions.
In a major advance, scientists have found a new and groundbreaking way to force electrons to flow only in one direction in a superconductor.
Uploading your mind is not a pathway to immortality. Instead, it will create a possibly hostile digital doppelgänger.
Bend it. Stretch it. Use it to conduct electricity.
Unfortunately, the Lunar Ark project is an idea more at home in science fiction than science fact.
The material is both stronger and lighter than those used to make conventional power plant turbines.
"It can truly allow you to see the physical world in ways that were not possible before."
We will become billions of people who share a single vast intellect.
Proponents of transhumanism make big promises, such as a future in which we upload our minds into a supercomputer. But there is a fatal flaw in this argument: reductionism.
From machines to animals, there are many kinds of possible minds.
When leaders connect enterprise ambition with the driving spirit of activism, everyone wins.
The danger posed by conversational AI isn't that it can say weird or dark things; it's personalized manipulation for nefarious purposes.
Why you’ve probably never heard of Computer Space, which launched the video game industry 50 years ago
Computer Space lacked a critical ingredient that the other games possessed: gravity.
From 260-year-old ciphers to the most recent Zodiac Killer solution, these unbreakable codes just needed time.
From the first computer to modern AI: how to tell if machines are intelligent.
MIT scientists show how fast algorithms are improving across a broad range of examples, demonstrating their critical importance in advancing computing.
American students are being compelled to specialize earlier and earlier. Here's what it takes to build a successful physics foundation.
Could anyone still meet the Theoretical Minimum?
AI was key to making Moderna's COVID mRNA vaccine. Its role in mRNA therapeutics will rapidly grow in the coming years.
Researchers estimate there may be as many as ten million trillion trillion phages on Earth — that's 10 with 30 zeros after it.
The AI test can be done every night at home while the person is asleep, without even touching their body.
Ultracold gases in the lab could help scientists better understand the universe.
Maybe bring an umbrella just in case.
Some scientists think brain organoids could develop a form of consciousness. Others say that's science fiction.
Is mathematics woven into the very fabric of reality? Or is it merely a product of the human mind?