The language of dreams

Proficiency, emotions, immediacy are all potentially in play in conversations that run deep into the unconcious night, says dream expert Deirdre Leigh Barrett.

Liz Mineo • harvard
yesterday ~4 min

Hunga volcano generated incredible atmospheric waves

The Hunga volcano set off incredible atmospheric waves, the strongest recorded from a volcano since Krakatau erupted in 1883.

Harrison Tasoff-UC Santa Barbara • futurity
yesterday ~8 min


Hunga volcano generated incredible atmospheric waves

The Hunga volcano set off incredible atmospheric waves, the strongest recorded from a volcano since Krakatau erupted in 1883.

Harrison Tasoff-UC Santa Barbara • futurity
yesterday ~8 min

Charting a safe course through a highly uncertain environment

A new technique can safely guide an autonomous robot without knowledge of its environmental conditions or the size, shape, or location of obstacles it might encounter.

Adam Zewe | MIT News Office • mit
yesterday ~7 min

Top US Defense Officials Testify about Unexplained Flying Objects

VOA Learning English • voa
May 18, 2022 ~6 min

Harvard awards $1.3M to fund climate change solutions

Ten research teams at Harvard will share $1.3 million in the eighth round of the Climate Change Solutions Fund awards, which address both local and global issues.

Erin Tighe • harvard
May 18, 2022 ~16 min

DNA offers link to ancient Indigenous people of Uruguay

European colonial forces targeted an Indigenous group in Uruguay, the Charrúa, for elimination. Now, ancient DNA offers a link back.

Carol Clark-Emory • futurity
May 18, 2022 ~7 min

This crafty tool can eavesdrop on 6G wireless signals

Thanks to new findings, 6G wireless networks could be designed with built-in defenses against "metasurface in the middle" attacks.

Jade Boyd-Rice • futurity
May 18, 2022 ~7 min


Nonprogrammers are building more of the world's software – a computer scientist explains 'no-code'

Developing software used to require programming skills. Today, a growing number of people are building websites, games and even AI programs without writing a line of code.

Tam Nguyen, Assistant Professor of Computer Science, University of Dayton • conversation
May 18, 2022 ~6 min

Living better with algorithms

Graduate student Sarah Cen explores the interplay between humans and artificial intelligence systems, to help build accountability and trust.

Grace Chua | MIT Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems • mit
May 18, 2022 ~10 min

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