Tracking an Antarctic Iceberg’s Epic Journey

The long voyage of one of the planet’s largest bergs—A-68A—has come to an end. Read More……

Gendered Perceptions of Odd and Even Numbers: An Implicit Association Study From Arabic Culture

Previous studies conducted in the United States indicate that people associate numbers with gender, such that…

In Your Face(t)—Personality Traits Interact With Prototypical Personality Faces in Economic Decision Making

In everyday life, assumptions about our peers’ as well as our own personality shape social interactions.…

EFF Sues Proctorio on Behalf of Student It Falsely Accused of Copyright Infringement to Get Critical Tweets Taken Down

Links to Software Code Excerpts in Tweets Are Fair Use Phoenix, Arizona—The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)…

‘Today we did it’: Joe Biden touts 200m vaccine shots administered – live

President promised 200m jabs in his first 100 days Biden to urge employers to give paid…

Fighting FLoC and Fighting Monopoly Are Fully Compatible

Are tech giants really damned if they do and damned if they don’t (protect our privacy)?…

NASA’s Perseverance Mars Rover Extracts First Oxygen from Red Planet

The growing list of “firsts” for Perseverance, NASA’s newest six-wheeled robot on the Martian surface, includes…

Dead Sea Scrolls: two scribes probably wrote one of the manuscripts

Shutterstock/Lerner Vadim Ever since the Dead Sea Scrolls were accidentally discovered over 70 years ago in…

Biohybrid soft robots with self-stimulating skeletons

Bioinspired hybrid soft robots that combine living and synthetic components are an emerging field in the…

Cavatappi artificial muscles from drawing, twisting, and coiling polymer tubes

Compliant, biomimetic actuation technologies that are both efficient and powerful are necessary for robotic systems that…