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29/04/2020

Researchers restore injured man's sense of touch using brain-computer interface technology

Researchers have been able to restore sensation to the hand of a research participant with a severe... Read More

27/04/2020

Bluetooth contact tracing needs bigger, better data

Using Bluetooth signals to tell you if you’ve been put at risk of covid-19 is the cornerstone of... Read More

24/04/2020

Open Science against COVID-19: how Zenodo and OpenAIRE support the scientists

Zenodo and OpenAIRE are contributing to the European Commission call for action with what they do best... Read More

22/04/2020

New discovery helps close the gap towards optically-controlled quantum computation

Scientists have discovered a light-induced switching mechanism in a Dirac semimetal. Scientists... Read More

20/04/2020

How to test everyone for the coronavirus

Entrepreneurs and academic gene jockeys are hatching schemes for population-level coronavirus testing.... Read More

17/04/2020

This is what it will take to get us back outside

How to safely ease social distancing while we wait for a COVID-19 drug or vaccine. At some point... Read More

15/04/2020

‘Amazing’ Math Bridge Extended Beyond Fermat’s Last Theorem

Mathematicians have figured out how to expand the reach of a mysterious bridge connecting two distant... Read More

14/04/2020

We need mass surveillance to fight COVID-19—but it doesn’t have to be creepy

This is a chance to reinvent the way we collect and share personal data while protecting individual... Read More

10/04/2020

How tech is helping elderly fight coronavirus lockdown loneliness

The COVID-19 crisis has provided an unexpected opportunity for some seniors to learn news ways to stay... Read More

08/04/2020

British 5G towers are being set on fire because of coronavirus conspiracy theories

5G phone masts are being set alight in the UK, after online conspiracy theories have misleadingly linked... Read More

07/04/2020

Zoom Privacy Debacle Shows Danger Of Reliance On Big Tech During Coronavirus Lockdown

Security vulnerabilities video conferencing app Zoom have revealed the danger of putting blind faith... Read More

01/04/2020

This MIT and Harvard-Built App Could Slow the Spread of Coronavirus

The team also included Google, Facebook, and Mayo Clinic workers, among others, who made it in their... Read More

31/03/2020

A State’s Average Age Could Help Indicate Its Coronavirus Mortality Rate

The United States has now reported more cases of people infected with COVID-19 than any other country.... Read More

26/03/2020

Over 24,000 coronavirus research papers are now available in one place

The data set aims to accelerate scientific research that could fight the Covid-19 pandemic. Today... Read More

24/03/2020

We’re not going back to normal

Social distancing is here to stay for much more than a few weeks. It will upend our way of life, in... Read More

19/03/2020

FDA Approves the First Commercial Coronavirus Tests in the US

Swiss pharmaceutical giant Roche and medical-device maker Thermo Fisher collectively have nearly 2 million... Read More

17/03/2020

COVID-19 Will Fuel the Next Wave of Innovation

Black swan events, such as economic recessions and pandemics, change the trajectory of governments,... Read More

12/03/2020

Ultra-Fast Genome Sequencing Could Save the Lives of Newborns

Whole genome tests can help identify the cause of a baby's mysterious illness. But ethicists say it's... Read More

10/03/2020

People will not trust unkind science

A mean and aggressive research working culture threatens the public’s respect for scientists and... Read More

05/03/2020

The Societal Significance of Artificial Intelligence

Popular expressions, for example, “artificial intelligence”, “machine learning” and “Big Data”... Read More