A new NASA tool links changes in sea level in 293 global port cities to specific regions of melting land ice, such as southern Greenland and the Antarctic Peninsula...Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA From ACM News | November 22, 2017
Dark features on Mars previously considered evidence for subsurface flowing of water are interpreted by new research as granular flows, where grains of sand and...Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA From ACM News | November 21, 2017
Internet freedom is on the decline for the seventh consecutive year as governments around the world take to distorting information on social media in order to influence...NPR From ACM News | November 21, 2017
They seem an odd couple. J. D. Vance, author of "Hillbilly Elegy," his best-selling memoir of growing up in the postindustrial Midwest and his journey of escape...The New York Times From ACM Careers | November 21, 2017
The prospect of blockchain technology remaking financial services just moved a step closer to reality after banks including Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and JPMorgan...Bloomberg From ACM News | November 20, 2017
One of the most spectacular achievements in physics so far this century has been the observation of gravitational waves, ripples in space-time that result from...Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA From ACM News | November 17, 2017
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology's David Shrier recently detailed the MIT Trust::Data Consortium's efforts to build new systems that rethink data sharing...eWeek From ACM TechNews | November 16, 2017
Scallop is a new, more accurate computational method for reconstructing full-length nucleotide sequences of the RNA products in cells.
CMU Computational Biology Department From ACM TechNews | November 16, 2017
The mechanism the fruit fly brain employs to identify olfactory similarities could inform the design of future search algorithms.
Salk Institute for Biological Studies From ACM TechNews | November 15, 2017
University of Kansas professor Huazhen Fang is leading research to address "unstructured uncertainty" in the quest to develop accurate predictive mathematical...KU News From ACM TechNews | November 13, 2017
Surface features on Ceres—the largest world between Mars and Jupiter—and its interior evolution have a closer relationship than one might think.
Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA From ACM News | November 10, 2017