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Some of the largest galaxies in the cosmos aren’t creating new stars. Now scientists finally think they know why.
We keep seeing artificial intelligence do more and more impressive things. But the most impressive thing it can do next is to fit in our hands.
Bioengineering company Colossal wants to bring back the wooly mammoth and the thylacine. But could they actually do it? And most importantly, should they?
In a quest for productivity from remote workers, companies are creating a totalitarian nightmare in which computers police employees’ every second.
Police are starting to use newborns’ blood samples in criminal investigations involving their parents, alarming privacy advocates and legal scholars.
Writing, animation, and illustration, things that used to be uniquely human, are now being invaded by artificial intelligence. So, what’s next for creatives?
A newly proposed technique for 3D printing human organs and fighting aging requires your embryonic clone. But just for a little bit.
Scientists figured out how to make cold brew coffee in a matter of minutes with laser pulses.
Yet another study promising to help us find a planet beyond the orbit of Pluto fails. So, where exactly is Planet Nine? And why haven’t we found it?
A new simulation says that black holes are eating neutron stars and lighting up our telescopes with mysterious bursts of energy.