Our social connections and interactions form networks. Studying these networks reveal the ways in which both memes and viruses travel through populations
One practical exit strategy from lockdown would be identifying green zones, and progressively joining them together once it is safe to do so.
Instead of going after large corporate networks, which often have multiple defenses, cybercriminals can now simply target people's home networks.
The game is a fantastic metaphor for understanding how extinctions cause ecosystems to become more fragile.
The ecological costs of huge, repetitive, high-severity wildfires on ecosystems could be colossal.
Does it seem like your friends have better lives than you do? Mathematics, in the form of the “majority illusion,” can help explain why.
Communications networks are a crucial part of any disaster planning. Resilient communications systems determine how effective emergency responses can be.
Many computers built at Bletchley Park were dismantled and progress stalled – it would be a tragedy if the same thing happened with 5G.
Along with machine learning, data mining and statistics, visualisations are playing an important role in current-day data analytics.
When planning major infrastructure investments, it’s important to know which road, freight and information networks are most important – and which proposals might make things worse, not better.
New research from a multidisciplinary teams of scholars suggests military alliances tie nations together in ways that are not always immediately obvious.
Machines are taking over many human tasks but what happens when something goes wrong? Would humans still have the skills to react and prevent a tragedy?
Are terrorist attacks also an implicit design critique of our urban landscape? An architect and urban designer suggests we can fight terrorism by not building obvious targets.
Internet fraud – or ‘yahoo-yahoo’ – has become a way of life for some young Nigerian con-artists.
The Democrats’ policy platforms address the fundamental issue of Internet haves and have-nots in the U.S. But research suggests just hooking people up to broadband won’t solve the problem.
Generators, retailers and consumers should be central to regulating utilities because network operators are gaming the system.
Imagine a world that’s even more connected technologically than ours today. It’s coming soon and the Australian Communications and Media Authority wants to know if we’re ready for it.
Africa is a developing continent but there’s ample opportunity for careers in science that can contribute to science advancement as well as uplifting the socio-economic status of the continent.