Ideas from a changing world
Technology has its own purposes.
A Google-funded algorithm flags messages that are likely to drive others away from a conversation.
A new class of machines knows how to recognize and investigate unexpected things that pop up underwater.
A new approach to treating eczema harnesses the defensive bacteria that already live on us.
How a low dose of electrical current is helping some patients overcome tiredness and cognition problems
Radical longevity may change the way we live—and not necessarily for the better.
Scientists are beginning to find out.
The country’s universities and tech giants are starting to surpass American ones when it comes to researching and implementing AI.
Neurogastronomy wants to rewire how people perceive flavors—and may be able to help those who have lost their sense of taste.
The company’s new “spaceship” headquarters shows how its beauty has always been skin deep.
A South African game reserve has a new strategy for curbing illegal hunting: forensic entomology.
Damian Mogavero, a consultant, argues that analytics can help restaurants become more creative and profitable.
The technology isn’t the moral game-changer that some make it out to be.
Are you there, God? It’s I, robot.
Inside the growing world of lifestyle genetics tests