New Research Suggests Cancer May Be an Intrinsic Property of Cells
How did it survive evolution? What is its function?
Interviews: Ask Dr. Andy Chun About Artificial Intelligence
What do your think of Fergus et all paper : Intriguing properties of neural networks. Is this a phenomenon you came across before?
Tesla Aims For $30,000 Price, 2017 Launch For Model E
At least we found out about the corruption. Maybe now we will start to THINK BIG, sti!
Ask Slashdot: Switching From SAS To Python Or R For Data Analysis and Modeling?
I second that. R is the better choice here.
Fixing Faulty Genes On the Cheap
This technology has been advertised everywhere in my institute... and now its on Slashdot... I wonder if there is someone behind their marketing campaign?
Why Are We Made of Matter?
Actually, solving a rubik's cube is not unstructured if your algorithm thinks at least 20 moves ahead. Similarly, we probably need to have a broader view of the universe to discern a possible reason for the dominance of matter.
Ask Slashdot: What Software Can You Not Live Without?
Always the first thing I install. It even works on all major OS. Keeps beta version at bay ;)
Update on the March of Progress: How Slashdot's New Look Is Shaping Up
And that is very annoying.
You should at least have done an "ALPHA" phase /.!
Could Crowd-Sourced Direct Democracy Work?
Daniel Suarez (author of Daemon and Freedom) describes a very interesting "government". He imagined quite a complex system to handle and balance projects / votes / budget / ...
I recommend reading his books before saying that such a system wouldn't work. The ideas shared makes it sound quite believable.