Researchers: Coastal Marine Life Found Living on Ocean Waste

VOA Learning English • voa
Jan. 4, 2022 ~4 min

How your brain understands one voice in a noisy crowd

How does your brain pick out a single voice in a large crowd? Researchers have zeroed in on a key difference in how the brain treats voices.

Kelsie Smith-Hayduk - U. Rochester • futurity
Jan. 4, 2022 ~4 min


Future engineers need to understand their work's human impact – here's how my classes prepare students to tackle problems like climate change

Solving mathematical equations is only part of the job. Students should be spending more time thinking about the human dimensions of the problems they are trying to solve.

Gordon D. Hoople, Assistant Professor of Engineering, University of San Diego • conversation
Jan. 4, 2022 ~8 min

Explainer: Comparing Two Space Telescopes

VOA Learning English • voa
Jan. 2, 2022 ~5 min

Major Space Missions Planned in 2022

VOA Learning English • voa
Jan. 2, 2022 ~5 min

Link between inflammation and autism found within mouse models

Using mouse models, researchers have identified a possible mechanism linking autism and intestinal inflammation.

David Orenstein • harvard
Jan. 1, 2022 ~9 min

Internet history: North America’s first website turns 30 years old

30 years ago this December, a group known as the WWW Wizards launched North America's first website. Now, one of the Wizards takes you behind the scenes.

Stanford • futurity
Dec. 30, 2021 ~10 min

Internet history: North America’s first website turns 30 years old

30 years ago this December, a group known as the WWW Wizards launched North America's first website. Now, one of the Wizards takes you behind the scenes.

Stanford • futurity
Dec. 30, 2021 ~10 min


Count down the top 10 Futurity posts of 2021

Check out the most popular stories we published on Futurity in the last year, from how mRNA vaccines work to dark matter "bridges" connecting galaxies.

Camden Flath-Futurity • futurity
Dec. 30, 2021 ~5 min

Technology 2021: ‘Facebook Papers,’ New Robots and Rise of NFTs

VOA Learning English • voa
Dec. 29, 2021 ~5 min

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