It’s not just a modern problem. Airborne toxins are so pernicious that they may have shaped our DNA over millions of years.
For the first time, researchers have demonstrated a skew in the delivery of political ads based on the content of those ads alone.
A new web tool speeds the discovery of drugs to kill Gram-negative bacteria, which are responsible for the vast majority of antibiotic-resistant infections and deaths. The team that developed the tool also used it to convert a drug effective only against Gram-positive bacteria into one that also kills several Gram-negative infections.
Cyber experts fear data security will be exposed by quantum tornado
Big tech companies including Facebook, Twitter and Google have benefited from enabling users to easily share pictures or videos, but they are now working to stem the spread of maliciously doctored content ahead of next year’s presidential election.
Security researchers found a flaw through Android’s voice commands that allowed for eavesdropping and location tracking.
A new EPFL and MIT study into the interplay between mobility and the 2013 and 2014 dengue outbreaks in Singapore has uncovered a legal void around access to mobile phone data – information that can prove vital in preventing the spread of infectious diseases.
New research from a team of Computing and Information Science scholars raises questions about hiring algorithms and the tech companies who develop and use them.