Coronavirus: why it's dangerous to blindly 'follow the science' when there's no consensus yet

Rules about coronavirus research have been relaxed. angellodeco/Shutterstock The Lancet and the New England Journal of Medicine are among the most influential scientific journals in the world. Both have recently had to retract studies on the effectiveness of COVID-19 treatments after doubts were raised about the underlying data. The scandalContinue Reading

Algorithms are designing better buildings

Sberbank Technopark in Russia by Zaha Hadid Architects. Zaha Hadid Architects When giant blobs began appearing on city skylines around the world in the late 1980s and 1990s, it marked not an alien invasion but the impact of computers on the practice of building design. Thanks to computer-aided design (CAD),Continue Reading