Nathalia Holt tells the story of female “computers”
Aubrey Shick is doing everything she can to finish work on Romibo, the first do-it-yourself autism therapy robot
How finding molecular modeling changed Suse Broyde’s life
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Adoption of cloud computing could have unforeseen consequences
Digital archaeologists are looking for long-lost websites on the Internet
A mashup of music and technology at the MIT Media Lab
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A weekend conference on crazy ideas about the future that may not be so crazy.
How an experimental mind-control technology could hasten the coming of the Singularity.
Andrew Kent’s New York University physics lab delves into the mysterious world of quantum computing.
How scientists are using supercomputers to model climate change.
Why it’s easier to predict the next 20 years of warming than this weekend’s weather.