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Algorithms aren’t all created equal
A recent poll found that most Americans think algorithms are unfair. But was the poll itself biased?
Archive Gallery: The Science Of Elections
A peek behind the curtain of the voting machine
4 Scientific Naming Contests That Went Awry
Boaty McBoatface is in good company
You’re Just Not That Into Self-Parking Vehicles, Are You?
AAA poll finds lack of excitement
Americans Hate Polls
According to a poll
New Poll: Americans Expect A Human Mission To Mars In 20 Years
But this might be misguided, because people also think NASA gets way more money than it really does.
What’s Your Favorite Innovation of the Year?
Our annual year-end list of the most impressive new developments in science and technology is almost upon us. But before … Continued
Should Electric Cars Make More Noise?
By 2020, one in every five cars sold in the U.S. will be a hybrid electric vehicle. That’s nice for … Continued