Alan Corlett

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How to Date a Dead Thing

Machine Intelligence Cracks Genetic Controls

Author: Emily Singer, Quanta Magazine. Emily Singer, Quanta Magazine Science<p>Date of Publication: 12.29.14.<p>Time of Publication: 8:00 am. 8:00 am<p>Every …

Contact Lens Sees Eye Disease Before It Strikes

Early warning system is a sight for sore eyes<p>Glaucoma is a leading cause of blindness, affecting some 60 million people worldwide. It’s also highly treatable, if caught early. The disease typically occurs when fluid pressure inside the eye rises, choking the optic nerve and causing irreparable …

University of Washington

Acknowledging a crisis, Samsung is trying to improve its corporate culture

Samsung Electronics is struggling to maintain and grow its lead in the most important technology market, and the South Korean company now thinks changing its traditionally rigid corporate culture is key to regaining momentum.<p>Smartphones have become Samsung Electronics’s big moneymaker, but it is …

Innovation

Why You Forget: 5 Strange Facts About Memory

Memory can be a playful thing. It collects minute details from childhood events, yet leaves us wondering where we left our keys.<p>There are several …

The Brain