A team of computer scientists at the University of Pennsylvania investigating the political, social and economic struggle between individual self-interest and the need to build a consensus have learned that, depending only ...
In medicine, vaccinating against a virus involves exposing a body to a weakened version of the threat, enough to build a tolerance.
A research team confirms that 97 percent of climate scientists agree that climate change is caused by humans. The group includes Sarah Green, a chemistry professor at Michigan Technological University.
How is climate change being taught in American schools? Is it being taught at all? And how are teachers addressing climate change denial in their classrooms, schools, and school districts?
(Phys.org) —A mathematician has calculated how peer pressure influences society.
Amid much speculation on the future of the "smartwatch," the consensus is growing: the time is right.