Destiny 2: ForsakenBungie No matter what I do, I can’t separate my scientific background from my day-to-day life. What natural forces could make the planets of Star Wars? What is Thanos’ gauntlet made of in the Avengers movies, and where the heck did all that vibranium come from? Destiny 2 – a videogame I’ve certainly
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CAIRO (Reuters) – Archaeologists in Egypt say they have found one of the oldest-known villages in the Nile Delta dating back to the Neolithic era. FILE PHOTO: An aerial view of farmland on the Nile River Delta, Egypt, is pictured through a plane window February 15, 2016. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh/File Photo A joint Egyptian and
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Hieroglyphics are seen on the sarcophagus once belonging to the judge and prime minister Gemenefherbek of Sais at the Egyptian Museum in Turin, Italy, Tuesday, February 21, 2006. Photographer: Adam Berry/Bloomberg News Research at Facebook just made it easier to translate between languages without many translation examples. For example, from Urdu to English. Neural Machine
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Hieroglyphics are seen on the sarcophagus once belonging to the judge and prime minister Gemenefherbek of Sais at the Egyptian Museum in Turin, Italy, Tuesday, February 21, 2006. Photographer: Adam Berry/Bloomberg News Research at Facebook just made it easier to translate between languages without many translation examples. For example, from Urdu to English. Neural Machine
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Our entire cosmic history is theoretically well-understood, but only qualitatively. It’s by observationally confirming and revealing various stages in our Universe’s past that must have occurred, like when the first stars and galaxies formed, that we can truly come to understand our cosmos. The temporal origin of dark matter and dark energy have constraints, but
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A new form of misinformation is poised to spread through online communities as the 2018 midterm election campaigns heat up. Called “deepfakes” after the pseudonymous online account that popularized the technique – which may have chosen its name because the process uses a technical method called “deep learning” – these fake videos look very realistic.
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What do  a class of type 2 diabetes medications called sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitor have to do with your genitals?  (Photo: Getty images) “May lead to a flesh-eating genital infection.” Now that’s a warning that may get some attention during a drug commercial. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning about a rare but
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HEIDELBERG, Germany (Reuters) – Armed with a mouse and computer screen instead of a scalpel and operating theater, cardiologist Benjamin Meder carefully places the electrodes of a pacemaker in a beating, digital heart. A three-dimensional printout of a human heart is seen at the Heidelberg University Hospital (Universitaetsklinikum Heidelberg) in Heidelberg, Germany, August 14, 2018.
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