Message from the Unseen World, an installation of a Turing-inspired algorithm reciting a poem.
by Nick Drake.
Today's communications platforms and the algorithms that power them have led to a radical change in how public discourse is conducted and public opinion formed.
Venezuelan demonstrators clash with the National Guard in October 2016 during a protest demanding the removal of President Nicolas Maduro.
Carlos Eduardo Ramirez/Reuters
In a time of hunger and violence, Venezuela's proposed peace talks are narrowly focused on power distribution. But where's the seat for the countries citizens?
Protesters rally against the proposed budget cuts in Rio de Janeiro in November 2016.
A proposed budget freeze would hurt everyone, but history shows women take the hardest hit.
Leif Erikson discovers America.
Christian Krogh/Wikimedia Commons
A bold theory suggests the Vikings may have used a mysterious method of studying sunlight to navigate the oceans.
The man to watch: new Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell
No denying it, Tuesday was a big day for Republicans. They took control of the Senate, expanded their majority in the House, and added to the number of governorships they hold. The Senate outcome is rightly…
Holy sunsets, the bat knows where to go!
“Blind as a bat” goes the saying – but that’s a myth. Small bats have perfectly good eyesight for their size, but they can also call upon “extra senses” which humans can only achieve with technology. These…
The first electronic circuit to replace electric current with lightwaves has been built by researchers at the University…
Many animals have better colour vision than humans and many have polarisation vision, which allows them to see a colour dimension…