Apple's fitness lab has collected 66,000 hours of exercise data
It claims to have collected more data than any human performance study has to date.
Researchers create a new fusion recipe that boosts energy output
By adding an additional ion to the mix, they can increase energy production ten-fold.
App detects pancreatic cancer from the whites of your eyes
It can detect yellowing before it becomes noticeable to humans.
Super-powered bacteria can harness light for fuels and plastics
Researchers gave the bacteria a more efficient method of photosynthesis.
Researchers want astronauts to put their biological waste to work
They’re using urine and exhaled air to fuel yeasts that can generate useful byproducts.
Disney Research taught AI how to judge short stories
It's no literary critique, but these neural networks are good at predicting what's popular.
Researchers use encryption to keep patients’ DNA private
It allows scientists to study genetic mutations without revealing whole genomes.
Self-healing polymers make for tougher soft robots
You only need to apply heat to trigger their self-healing properties.
Researchers create more efficient supercapacitor to power wearables
The material gets around all of the issues that limit supercapacitor use.