Engineering technology courses at community colleges are serving as a pathway to STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) degrees and jobs.
Chinese education authorities have gone high-tech to catch cheaters as millions of high-school students take their "gaokao", the annual university entrance exam seen as key to landing a lucrative white-collar job.
The Hubble Space Telescope has spotted light bending because of the gravity of a nearby white dwarf star—the first time astronomers have seen this type of distortion around a star other than the Sun. The finding once again confirms Einstein's general theory of relativity.
On 3 June, FBI agents arrived at the house of government contractor Reality Leigh Winner in Augusta, Georgia.
Researchers in Japan have developed technology that uses artificial intelligence to derive greater image visibility from devices such as thermal and x-ray cameras.
The SeaGlass system can spot cellular network anomalies that may signal where and when International Mobile Subscriber Identity-catchers are being used to pinpoint mobile phones, monitor conversations, or send spam.
Researchers have demonstrated a method for stealing information by exploiting a network router's light-emitting diodes.
Natural-language processing uses machine learning and artificial intelligence to comprehend unstructured text and context.
Researchers have developed a computing system made exclusively from carbon which they think could replace the silicon transistor.
Despite the technology industry's attempts to achieve gender equality, the sector suffers from chronic underrepresentation of women.
Association of Moving Image Archivists honors Hendler for significant contributions to the field of media preservation and access.
Every city has at least one dangerous intersection where cars, trucks, and buses jostle for space with pedestrians and bicyclists, often resulting in injury, and sometimes death.
When reporters at The Intercept approached the National Security Agency on June 1 to confirm a document that had been anonymously leaked to the publication in May, they handed over a copy of the document to the NSA to verify its authenticity.
Markov suggested steps be taken to separate powerful systems and have deficiencies built in to act as a kill switch.
Use of data-driven risk assessments in sentencing may be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court.
The limits of silicon have not been reached quite yet.
It was night when three British sailors and a 16-year-old canteen assistant boarded a sinking U-boat off the coast of Egypt.
NASA's Near-Earth Object Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (NEOWISE) mission has released its third year of survey data, with the spacecraft discovering 97 previously unknown celestial objects in the last year. Of those, 28 were near-Earth objects, 64 were main belt asteroids and five were comets.
In April, a photograph of Rihanna and Lupita Nyong'o taken at a Miu Miu fashion show three years ago began recirculating online.
Researchers have found Twitter "bots" can be driving forces behind dialogue in social movements.