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A daily newsletter charting the future: From technology to the scientific breakthroughs changing our lives.
How spell-check algorithms detect typos
In most of our modern-day communications, we have a built-in copy-editor: the spell checker. This handy little system lets us write with a bit more abandon, knowing our typos will be caught. And that spell-check safety net is powered by algorithms.
Can drones save whales trapped in fishing gear?02:08
The real-life dino science behind Jurassic World03:04
This algorithm can help resettle refugees by giving them a better shot at employment02:13
What home means to astronaut Peggy Whitson01:50
'Space Force' could be the first new American military branch in 71 years01:57
Like a rolling stone: A surveillance robot that can travel on any terrain01:17