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The Bias in the Machine

Why facial recognition has led to false arrests.

The Contagion Detective

Adam Kucharski explains how diseases like COVID-19 and misinformation spread.

The Road Less Traveled to Fusion Energy

This privateer is developing a way to power the world with water and borax.

Why COVID-19 Flare-Ups Will Keep Happening

Like earthquakes and forest fires, outbreaks have a “heavy tail” of large events.

Don’t Fear the Robot

I invented Roomba and assure you, robots won’t take over the world.

The Economic Damage Is Barely Conceivable

In America, people who lose jobs don’t necessarily get them back.