How Warp-Speed Evolution Is Transforming Ecology

Darwin thought evolution was too slow to change the environment on observable timescales—ecologists are discovering that he was wrong — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com Scientific American Content: Global  More...

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By charlesbronson On Thursday, February 1st, 2018
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Dancing Dwarf Galaxies Deepen Dark Matter Mystery

A surprising alignment between small satellites of the galaxy Centaurus A challenges the standard model of cosmology — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com Scientific American Content: Global  More...

By charlesbronson On Thursday, February 1st, 2018
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Strava Storm: Why Everyone Should Check Their Smart Gear Security Settings before Going for a Jog

A fitness-tracking app’s ability to reveal supposedly clandestine locations is a reality check for people lax about protecting their security and privacy — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com  More...

By charlesbronson On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
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Time to Fold, Humans: Poker-Playing AI Beats Pros at Texas Hold’em

The feat represents a leap forward in developing artificial intelligence that can learn with incomplete information — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com Scientific American Content: Global  More...

By charlesbronson On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
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When the Big Lie Meets Big Data

The same techniques used to identify and motivate likely voters can also be used to spread false information — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com Scientific American Content: Global  More...

By charlesbronson On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
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Last Woolies Had Mammoth Mutations

The final holdout woolly mammoths had large numbers of harmful mutations—which would have given them satiny coats and a weakened sense of smell. Christopher Intagliata reports. — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com  More...

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