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A tiny circular racetrack for light can rapidly detect single molecules

Judith Su, University of Arizona The Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work. The big idea My Little Sensor Lab at the University of...

Why a computer will never be truly conscious

Subhash Kak, Oklahoma State University Many advanced artificial intelligence projects say they are working toward building a conscious machine, based on the idea that brain...

Why is the Pentagon interested in UFOs?

Iain Boyd, University of Michigan U.S. Navy pilots and sailors won’t be considered crazy for reporting unidentified flying objects, under new rules meant to encourage...

Too many airplane systems rely on too few sensors

Carlos Varela, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute The apparent connection between fatal airplane crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia centers around the failure of a single sensor. I...

Your mobile phone can give away your location, even if you...

Guevara Noubir, Northeastern University U.S. military officials were recently caught off guard by revelations that servicemembers’ digital fitness trackers were storing the locations of their...

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Here’s how workers would spend the corporate tax cut – if...

Thomas Kochan, MIT Sloan School of Management Over 200 CEOs have said they will raise wages or give bonuses as a result of the large...