The news: According to a report in the Financial Times, a team of researchers from Google led by John Martinis have ...
The Old Guitarist is probably the most famous painting from Picasso’s Blue Period. It dates from 1903-1904, when the young ...
In 2012, Superstorm Sandy devastated New York City, killing 44 people and inflicting an estimated $19 billion worth of damage ...
The machine will be available for researchers and companies to run applications on via the cloud. The news: IBM’s new computer, due to launch next month, will boast 53 quantum bits, or qubits, the ...
When it comes to money, how tainted is too tainted? After the MIT Media Lab came under fire for accepting funding from ...
While the firm’s big “Climate Pledge” should be applauded, it also seems to amount to climate accounting. The announcement ...
It’s time to redirect government subsidies supporting solar and wind farms toward clean technologies that can’t yet compete ...
Humanity’s reliance on plastic is a significant problem. This material is derived from petroleum and generally ends its life ...
An Earth-bound asteroid wouldn’t have to be huge to be a problem. Even something just a couple of hundred feet across could ...
San Francisco and Oakland, California, and Somerville, Massachusetts, have outlawed certain uses of facial recognition ...
In the early days of life on Earth, biological organisms were exceedingly simple. They were microscopic unicellular creatures ...
Free and fair elections are one of the hallmarks of democracy. And a key requirement is that everyone should have equal ...