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In May 2008, Nakamoto published an online paper outlining how the cryptocurrency would work. Then he vanished.
The influence of the XX/XY model of chromosomal sex has been profound over the last century, but it’s founded on faulty premises and responsible for encouraging reductive, essentialist thinking. While the scientific world has moved on, its popular appeal remains.
Lots of places claim to have the “perfect” pancake recipe – but here’s how to guarantee the best results. Maybe.
It's becoming more and more common for everyday appliances to have features we don't expect, and the implications for privacy and freedom can be surprisingly profound. We should be sure we know what we're buying into.
A trillion lions fired into space could make Mars into an oasis, plus other things you can do with a giant ball of cats.
Once seen as a better investment than gold, the digital cryptocurrency is experiencing some severe existential threats.
Sometimes the Earth doesn't spin as fast as it should - and that can give programmers a headache.
Fluctuations in methane gas in the Martian atmosphere, detected by the Curiosity rover, could mean that there's life living below the surface of Gale Crater. The implications could be surprising.
Researchers find model of worm brain acts just like a worm would, if it was a robot made of Lego.
Alisher Usmanov spent just shy of $5m to purchase Watson's 1962 Nobel medal at auction, but says he plans to return it. Can we please go back to ignoring this bigoted man now?
Major milestone passed as part of ongoing plan to land humans on Mars by 2030.