Researchers have developed and conditioned a brain-like computing device to associate light with pressure.READ MORE
A mobile app was successful at distinguishing toddlers diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) from typically developing toddlers based on their eye movements while watching videos.READ MORE
Researchers have used computer modeling to reveal that one of the three mutations that make SARS-CoV-2 variant B.1.351 different from the original reduces the virus’ binding to human cells but potentially allows it to escape some antibodies.READ MORE
A new linguistic experiment uses computer-assisted techniques for historical language comparison to show how scholars can predict pronunciations of undocumented words.
A longitudinal study has shown that loneliness among middle-aged men is associated with an increased risk of cancer.READ MORE
Night Shift is an iPhone feature that adjusts the screen colors to reduce blue light emission. A new study challenges the premise made by phone manufacturers and found that the Night Shift functionality does not actually improve sleep.READ MORE
A study has shown that the last remaining populations of the Sumatran rhinoceros display surprisingly low levels of inbreeding.READ MORE
The novel test detects SARS-CoV-2 with an accuracy that matches or outperforms many of the current COVID-19 screening tests. The new testing method may allow for the rapid screening of large numbers of individuals for businesses, schools, venues and other large facilities.
Researchers have produced a new model for the activation of SHP2, an enzyme that can play a role in some cancers. This model could lead to the development of more targeted therapeutics.READ MORE