His grandfather, a member of Oppenheimer’s atomic bomb team, foresaw the potential of nuclear energy to power cities — not destroy them.
Despite their brief history, computers and AI have fundamentally changed what we see, what we know, and what we do.
Is there victory in defeat?
Glimpse into the ancient Maya empire through the writing of its own inhabitants.
To what extent will our psychological vulnerabilities shape our interactions with emerging technologies?
It's like combining Google Translate with a time machine.
There are dozens of learning and development conferences to choose from each year. Here are 10 of the most popular, along with what makes them unique.
Uploading your mind is not a pathway to immortality. Instead, it will create a possibly hostile digital doppelgänger.
Scientists have discovered enzymes from several plastic-eating bacteria. So, why are our oceans still full of plastic pollution?
"You gotta know when to fold 'em."
Flashy desalination technology is more costly and cumbersome than many other solutions.
Multiple lines of evidence — physical, chemical, and biological — must converge for scientists to conclude that alien life has been found.
Is LK-99 truly a room temperature superconductor? These 4 tests, none of which have yet been passed, will separate fact from fiction.
To gain its full value, L&D leaders must be open to challenging assumptions about how they approach on-the-job training.
AI can deliver a more equitable and prosperous future — if accompanied by ethical and responsible stewardship.
The world has improved in mind-blowing ways.
The revolution is already happening.
It started with a 22-year-old woman, named in papers only as Mrs McK.
Virtually all the statistical methods researchers commonly use assume potential mating partners decide who they will have children with based on a roll of the dice.
Business leaders know they must prepare for technological upheavals in the years ahead. But keeping up-to-date on new technologies—to say nothing of understanding their complexities and forecasting those shifts—is an […]
“I thought, why not direct these high-power beams, instead of into fusion plasma, down into rock and vaporize the hole?”