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NASA's Dawn spacecraft reached its lowest-ever and final orbit around dwarf planet Ceres on June 6 and has been returning thousands of stunning images and other data.
Hey, did my congressman really say that? Is that really President Donald Trump on that video, or am I being duped?
U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology researchers have shown how computational logic operations could be performed in a liquid medium by simulating the trapping of ions in graphene floating in saline solution.
The newly-launched Unitary Fund is offering grants of $2,000 to projects developing open source quantum software for near-term, hybrid quantum-classical programming.
Cyberattackers are abusing security weaknesses in the LTE mobile telephony standard that affect all devices using the network.
Leveraging recent advances in optimal and nonlinear control systems, the University of California, Berkeley and Carnegie Mellon University have demonstrated a bipedal robot that can walk on stepping stones of varying height.…
A European Union-funded project is using big-data mining software to improve customer experiences at contact centers.
The electricity consumption of mining for cryptocurrencies is becoming a real concern. Here's what to do about it.
A growing number of low-cost (and free!) solutions aim to open the Internet to developing regions.
And that's not all. Email is not what it used to be.