Tuesday, September 22, 2020
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Carnegie Mellon tool automatically turns math into pictures

PITTSBURGH-- Some people look at an equation and see a bunch of numbers and symbols; others see beauty. Thanks to a new tool...

The origin of feces: CoproID reliably predicts sources of ancient poop

The archaeological record is littered with feces, a potential goldmine for insights into ancient health and diet, parasite evolution, and the ecology...

In politics and pandemics, trolls use fear, anger to drive clicks

Facebook users flipping through their feeds in the fall of 2016 faced a minefield of targeted advertisements pitting blacks against police, southern...

The right thumb becomes the left arm

A research team consisting of Ryota Kondo (Ph.D. candidate), Yamato Tani (Graduate student), and Professor Michiteru Kitazaki from Toyohashi University of Technology, Associate Professor...

Hollow-core fiber technology closes in on mainstream optical fiber

Researchers from the Zepler Institute for Photonics and Nanoelectronics at the University of Southampton have demonstrated a new leap in hollow-core fibre...

Facebook language changes before an emergency hospital visit

STONY BROOK, NY, March 12, 2020 - A new study published in Scientific Reports reveals that the language people use on Facebook...

Wikipedia visits to disease outbreak pages show impact of news media...

During the 2016 Zika outbreak, news exposure appears to have had a far bigger impact than local disease risk on the number of...

Cryptography Pioneer Seeks Secure Elections the Low-Tech Way

Ronald Rivest sports a white beard, smiles with his eyes and bestows his tech gifts on the people of the world. The Massachusetts Institute...

SUTD researchers enhance security in proof of stake blockchain protocols

Blockchain Technology is known to be one of the top disruptive technologies of today that is driving the fourth industrial revolution. A...

‘Alexa, monitor my heart’: Researchers develop first contactless cardiac arrest AI...

Almost 500,000 Americans die each year from cardiac arrest, when the heart suddenly stops beating.People experiencing cardiac arrest will suddenly become unresponsive and...