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ZDnet: Without question, Linux was created by brilliant programmers who employed good computer science knowledge. Read all  ...
Thursday, 16 August 2018
2. Why were people thinner in the 1970s?
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... more than we need, while their advertisers use the latest findings in neuroscience to overcome our resistance. Image: Evan-Amos - Own work, CC0, Link Read all  ...
Thursday, 16 August 2018
A new journal for Africa's scientific researchers is about to makes its debut. It could be a game changer for the continent, says Curtis Abraham Read all
Thursday, 16 August 2018
Breaking dry spaghetti noodles into precisely two parts might seem impossible, but scientists at MIT have done exactly that. In a paper published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, ...
Wednesday, 15 August 2018
... science: You can’t just expect your visitors to subscribe to your blog, subscribe to your services, or purchase your products if they don’t trust your brand. That’s why marketers invest in branding strategies ...
Wednesday, 15 August 2018
Inside the Fake Science Factory (German/English subtitles) documents Svea Eckert and team's years of investigation into predatory journals and the criminals behind them. (more…) Read all  ...
Tuesday, 14 August 2018
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Tuesday, 14 August 2018
Anaconda is a popular python data science and machine learning platform, used for large-scale data processing, predictive analytics and scientific computing Read all  ...
Monday, 13 August 2018
... Science at Columbia University Follow CircleID on Twitter More under: Cybersecurity, Email, Privacy Read all  ...
Monday, 13 August 2018
The Linux Foundation and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have created the Academy Software Foundation (ASWF) in order to improve the state of open source software in media. Read more... ...
Saturday, 11 August 2018
... some of which pushed the series’ science fictional limits. “We had things that were happening in multiple timelines at once, particularly around the nuclear test sites in Nevada, where you actually would ...
Friday, 10 August 2018
A presentation today at Defcon from Drexel computer science prof Rachel Greenstadt and GWU computer sicence prof Aylin Caliskan builds on the pair's earlier work in identifying the authors of software ...
Friday, 10 August 2018
The Trump administration's plan to bring back asbestos is right in line with Trumpist ideology that any science that interferes with profits is a hoax (Trump claims that the asbestos-cancer link is a ...
Friday, 10 August 2018
The Academy for Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), best known for running the Oscars, is diving into the technology world in a surprisingly new way. Together with the Linux Foundation, it's ...
Friday, 10 August 2018
I'm heading to Scotland for the Edinburgh Festival where I'm appearing with the wonderful Ada Palmer on August 12th at 845PM (we're talking about the apocalypse, science fiction and hopefulness); from ...
Thursday, 09 August 2018
YouTubers Home Science created a wonderful compilation of some simple science experiments that can be done at home as a family. (more…) Read all  ...
Thursday, 09 August 2018
One of the holy grails of computer science is unsupervised machine learning, where you tell an algorithm what goal you want it to attain, and give it some data to practice on, and the algorithm uses ...
Wednesday, 08 August 2018
... thanks to Joseph Lorenzo Hall, Avi Rubin, and Matt Blaze for many helpful comments on this blog post. Written by Steven Bellovin, Professor of Computer Science at Columbia University Follow CircleID on ...
Wednesday, 08 August 2018
These stickers, thinner than temporary tattoos, have a grid of silver wires in them that make sound when electrified. They also work as microphones. From ScienceMag: After receiving an electric audio ...
Wednesday, 08 August 2018
Neither extreme prohibition nor extreme liberalism is a sensible drugs policy – on medical cannabis and elsewhere, let’s see what the facts say Read all
Monday, 06 August 2018
Stonehenge! Where the demons dwell! Where the banshees live, and they do live well. Stonehenge! Where a man's a man, and the children dance to the Pipes of Pan. Science has uncovered more about who ...
Friday, 03 August 2018
The Miniglobelet series by Beauty of Science shows all the wondrous math and physics occuring at the micrscopic level as crystals form, chemicals combine, and new forms take shape. (more…) Read ...
Friday, 03 August 2018
... that Kevin and I own and love, including The Elements, Molecules, Reactions, and Mad Science. He’s also the proprietor of periodictable.com. Subscribe to the Cool Tools Show on iTunes | RSS | Transcript ...
Thursday, 02 August 2018
Kelvin Droegemeier, a weather researcher, has been nominated to be the director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy Read all  ...
Wednesday, 01 August 2018
She speaks in a low, patient whisper punctuated by a wide smile, her face inches away from the camera. Her voice is soothing and her eyes are warm. "Let me give you this shield potion," she ...
Wednesday, 01 August 2018