This remarkable breakthrough is sure to usher in a new generation of robots.
An Ivy League education without the Ivy League price tag.
A groundbreaking study from a Harvard University team suggests that monogamy may be genetically programmed within some mammals.
US scientists fearing for Earth's climate future begin testing solar geoengineering. The consequences may be terrifying — which is exactly why we need these small-scale experiments.
They have the same feelings as normal people. It’s how they make decisions that’s different.
This technique could have applications in pain management and addiction treatment.
How do we make fair contracts? These guys figured it out, and their work has implications in ethical and business questions about companies like Enron and privatized prisons.
Find a penny, pick it up, all year long, you'll have that f*cking penny. There is a mounting consensus that the US should retire its tiniest coin.
Researchers create a new theory of time that goes against established physics.
Job automation won't be as bad as we think, so we need to learn how to stop working and prepare so we're not dragged into the future kicking and screaming.
Being able to rewrite DNA as we wish could give us almost god-like power over all life on earth.
A team of Harvard researchers 3D prints a fully autonomous octopus-like robot that runs on a chemical reaction.