Indiana University is launching a $1.2-million project examining why women make up such a relatively small percentage of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics jobs.
The International Society for Technology in Education and Code.org have formed a partnership to create more opportunities for educators interested in teaching computer science.
The booming field of artificial intelligence is grappling with a replication crisis. AI researchers have found it difficult to reproduce many key results, and that is leading to a new conscientiousness about research methods and publication protocols.
Students who spent one hour playing video games demonstrated improved visual selective attention and changes in brain activity.
It's not too hard to make a drone that can fly very fast, and it's not too hard to make a drone that can avoid obstacles.
In 1981, when I was 9 years old, my father took me to see Raiders of the Lost Ark.
U.S. universities are starting to offer ethics courses relating to computer science.
In July, China unveiled a plan to become the world leader in artificial intelligence and create an industry worth $150 billion to its economy by 2030.
If you want to command a multiyear, seven-figure salary, you used to have only four career options: chief executive officer, banker, celebrity entertainer, or pro athlete. Now there's a fifth—artificial intelligence expert.
Today, the Trump administration released a proposed budget that called for massive cuts to science research across the federal government.
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has cited the need to support and invest in women and girls who want to pursue careers in scientific research.
Women's knitwear brand PH5 has been working with Girls Who Code to design a sweater with a special code on it. "We have to change the image of what a coder looks like and the industries where coders are most prominent," says Reshma Saujani, the founder and chief executive of the Girls Who Code program.
Among the many, many Democrats who will seek the party's presidential nomination in 2020, most probably agree on a handful of core issues: protecting DACA, rejoining the Paris climate agreement, unraveling President Trump's tax breaks for the wealthy.
A new database is fighting the poor visibility of women in STEM by offering female professionals as speakers, panelists, experts, course leaders, and advocates for diversity and equity.
Yale University's Center for Collaborative Arts & Media is outfitted with a motion capture system, an interactive projection system, and an integrated platform for working in virtual reality and augmented reality.
I'll make this short: The thing you're doing now, reading prose on a screen, is going out of fashion.
There is a growing trend recently to treat very difficult problems in computer science as purely engineering problems where solutions are just approximated using data-driven approaches. This is a harmful trend, and we should be reminded that computer science is, after all, a science and some balance shuld be maintained.
A recent analysis of the "tech talent migration" found that financial raises gained by technology workers when they move greatly favor men.
Researchers at the University at Buffalo have developed Lecture Buddy, a smartphone application that translates lectures into text using a continuous speech recognition program.
Elizabeth Sangalang, a graduating senior studying biochemistry at California State University East Bay, has landed a second-author credential through research she completed as a summer intern at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.