What the new gravitational waves discovery means for the future of astronomy
In August, for the first time ever, scientists witnessed the electromagnetic lightning and gravitational gusts from the stormy collision of two neutron stars in a distant galaxy. The cosmic cataclysm created a “kilonova” — a phenomenon that had never ...
First Glimpse of Colliding Neutron Stars Yields Stunning Pics
Gravitational waves: So many new toys to unwrap
A New Era For Astronomy Has Begun
How Do You Beat The AlphaGo AI? Make A Smarter Version
AlphaGo, the first computer program to beat the world champion at the game of Go, recently found itself losing dozens of matches. Who was the program's new challenger? A more powerful version of itself. This new and improved AlphaGo can actually learn ...
Google's AI Has Made Some Pretty Huge Leaps This Week
AlphaGo Zero Shows Machines Can Become Superhuman Without Any Help
DeepMind AlphaGo: AI Teaches Itself 'Thousands of Years of Human Knowledge' Without Help
Lego Forced to Exclude Hidden Figures Heroine From Cool Women of NASA Set
Back in February, Lego revealed it would be turning Maia Weinstock's Women of NASA Lego Ideas submission into an official set, and this morning we have our first look at the production versions of the tiny dioramas and minifigures that will be ...
New Lego Set Honors 'Women of NASA'
Lego is selling a 'Women of NASA' set featuring 4 female scientists, engineers, and astronauts
Lego celebrates the women of NASA with new minifigs
'This is very alarming!': Flying insects vanish from nature preserves
Not long ago, a lengthy drive on a hot day wouldn't be complete without scraping bug guts off a windshield. But splattered insects have gone the way of the Chevy Nova — you just don't see them on the road like you used to. Biologists call this the ...
Warning of 'ecological Armageddon' after dramatic plunge in insect numbers
German nature preserves have lost 75 percent of their flying insects
Flying insect biomass decreased by 75 percent over 27 years in nature reserves
Pixel 2 XL: What's up with that screen?
The Pixel 2 vs. the Pixel 2 XL. The smaller phone uses a 5-inch Samsung AMOLED screen, while the larger has a 6-inch LG P-OLED one. James Martin/CNET. You might have heard: The Google Pixel 2 XL has a less-than-perfect screen. Depending on ...
The Pixel 2 XL would be the best phone in the world if its screen wasn't so weird
Google's new Pixel 2 feature that identifies things you photograph isn't ready for primetime just yet
Google Pixel 2 Problems: 5 Things to Know