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How Algorithms Could Help Keep People Out of Jail

How Algorithms Could Help Keep People Out of Jail

Steve Leifman knew Miami-Dade’s courts had a problem. Ten years ...

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The Physics of Falling Cats Is Surprisingly Complicated

The Physics of Falling Cats Is Surprisingly Complicated

10Cats are mysterious creatures, and among their many secrets is ho...

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Google and Blizzard team up on a Starcraft made just for AIs

Google and Blizzard team up on a Starcraft made just for AIs

AIs have more or less mastered chess, Go, and a number of other highly...

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A Groundbreaking 30-Year Old Evolutionary Experiment Is Still Going Strong

A Groundbreaking 30-Year Old Evolutionary Experiment Is Still Going Strong

Early in his career, the decorated biologist Richard Lenski thought he...

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Get Ready for the Supermoon of a Lifetime

Get Ready for the Supermoon of a Lifetime

Image: NASA Entire lifetimes have come and gone without the moon lo...

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A Dreaded Superbug Has Officially Arrived in the United States

A Dreaded Superbug Has Officially Arrived in the United States

Candida auris. (Image: CDC) The US Centers for Disease Control has ...

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This googly eyed stubby squid might make your day

This googly eyed stubby squid might make your day

E/V Nautilus explores the ocean, sharing highlights of their video ca...

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Electron Microscopes Can Finally See in Wonderful Color

Electron Microscopes Can Finally See in Wonderful Color

Imagine a Where’s Waldo book with nothing butblack and white pic...

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Florida Releases Millions of Sterile Flies to Combat Flesh-Eating Maggots

Florida Releases Millions of Sterile Flies to Combat Flesh-Eating Maggots

A screwworm fly. (Image: Wikimedia/Edibobb) Officials in south Flor...

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The Ocean’s Robots May Soon Enjoy High-Speed Internet

The Ocean’s Robots May Soon Enjoy High-Speed Internet

There’s a place where the internet, Wi-Fi, and GPS do not exist....

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