Remember the last burger you really enjoyed—try to summon up its rich, juicy taste in your mind and its chewy, firm-yet-soft-yet-crunchy texture.
Nine U.S. research universities and a major research institute have announced plans to give would-be life scientists clear, standardized data on graduate school admissions, education and training opportunities, and career prospects.
Up the Estonian coast, a five-lane highway bends with the path of the sea, then breaks inland, leaving cars to follow a thin road toward the houses at the water's edge.
The world's most populous country faces a severe talent shortage in its quest to become a global powerhouse in artificial intelligence.
The graduate education system in the United States is rightly considered the best in the world. But Republicans in the House of Representatives have passed a bill that would undermine America's great universities and the nation's preeminence in scientific research, submitting to the self-serving interests of their wealthy donors (see "Stop Emissions").
Two studies from European researchers detail their use of hybrid experimental platforms to enable the production of new and reprogrammable behaviors of cell populations.
U.S. games giant Bethesda has donated $100,000 to the Entertainment Software Association Foundation to support 33 scholarships to women and minorities studying computer science at colleges and universities in the United States.
Jibo the robot swivels around when it hears its name and tilts its touchscreen face upward, expectantly.
Imagine, in the frigid depths of space, a pair of immense black holes crashing together so violently that they shake the fabric of space and time.
A new study has found virtual reality users need training to effectively perceive and use virtual imagery.
Tiny satellites called CubeSats have attracted a lot of attention in recent years. Besides allowing researchers to test new technologies, their relative simplicity also offers hands-on training to early-career engineers.
The 20th century gave birth to the Nuclear Age as the power of the atom was harnessed and unleashed.
Online students who use innovative robots feel more engaged and connected to the instructor and students in the classroom.
When I began my career in elementary particle physics, the great figures who taught and inspired me had been part of the Manhattan Project generation that developed the atomic bomb.
Bringing women and underrepresented minorities into computer science guarantees a full range of solutions to real problems, says Melinda Gates.
Every month, about four million more Indians get online. They include people like Manju, a 35-year-old seamstress in this city of ancient palaces, who got her first internet phone last week.
Actors in robot costumes stood in the lobby of the Westin hotel in Long Beach, California on Sunday night, "Intel Inside" stickers displayed on their foam torsos.
Over the past five years, the idea that computer programming–or "coding"–is the key to the future for both children and adults alike has become received wisdom in the U.S.
This year's Computer Science Education Week, which started Monday, continues an ongoing effort to encourage K-12 students to engage with coding and computer science.