4 Ways Machine Learning Protects the Environment

Machine learning techniques already outperform human volunteers in several conservational activities, speeding-up environmental-protection efforts and maximizing the resources available.

Ending A Relationship: Slow Fade Or Sudden Death?

Of two network breakdown models, researchers find 'link deletion' to be most common. We all lose touch with people during our lives, but while we...

The 7 Most Interesting Extrasolar Systems

Beyond the well-known Solar System, there is an immensity of other unique systems. 

The Real Wonder Drug: How Aspirin Came into Being

For decades, a Jewish scientist was erased from the history of Aspirin. The discovery of the most popular painkiller in the world is full of controversies.

The Reconstruction of Ships: Sailing the Seas of International Collaboration

The study of ancient ships can uncover great knowledge about past and future civilizations. The ShipLAB wants to make it a worldwide collaborative effort. Computers are...