The UN's panel on climate change said that technologies to remove CO2 will be necessary to limit global temperature rise to only 1.5 degrees Celsius. But these techniques are largely unproven.
Russia is trying to create social tension in the US to boost its own strength on the world stage. That includes targeting society itself.
Several companies are trying to develop life extension methods that could enable some people to live far longer. There are some ethical dilemmas.
It's important to be wary of planting trees in places where none exist, or where there are significant water constraints.
Italy failed to make it to this year's tournament – but we should applaud their notion of 'fiero'.
Elon Musk 's Tesla has serious production problems.
Most businesses are only just starting to figure out how to put artificial intelligence to work. But governments are also increasing their focus on this prediction enabling technology.
Interactive cinema and the arts are at the forefront of research into brain-computer interaction.
Europe loses as many trees to storms each year as Poland produces in timber. Until now, the models for predicting which trees are at risk have not been good enough.
It’s worth looking at how local news stations have traditionally operated.
While people often want to cheat in certain cases if it would benefit them, they also want to think of themselves as honest. Here are three steps to stay honest while filing taxes.
When thinking about regulating them, it's useful to know Facebook, Amazon, Google, Apple and Microsoft have some similarities. But generally they're not competing with each other – or anyone else.
Reforms to fossil fuel subsidies must be combined with effective anti-poverty policies.
The possible join between the fragments of an ancient epic written in cuneiform in London and Geneva has been speculated for over 50 years.
The new Netflix sci-fi series, with a gumshoe cyborg as its chief protagonist, mines a host of contemporary anxieties and aesthetic influences.
An analysis of air pollutants from Texas shows how significant – and largely underregulated – the category of 'excess' emissions is across the US.
A loving relationship may be a unique mix of different 'flavours' of love.
Seeing black lead characters who are accomplished scientists could be just the thing to help inspire future generations to follow in their footsteps.
You might not think much about science topics as part of your everyday life. But science – like art, music, religion – is part of our culture, and scientists can help it reclaim its rightful place.
In the coming year, media companies will be adjusting to a new reality – one that ultimately leaves consumers with fewer choices.