The science behind the magical Doctor Strange

TechCrunch met with the scientific advisor on Dr. Strange to talk about how magic will be introduced into the science-based Marvel universe. Subscribe to TechCrunch today: TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, dedicated to obsessively profiling startups, reviewing new Internet products, and breaking tech news.

Stephen Hawking’s Ph.D. thesis is available for everyone online

Stephen Hawking, the famed scientist for his research on relativity and black holes, has allowed open access to his 1966 doctoral thesis “Properties of expanding universes” over the internet. The thesis comprised of 134 pages was written by Stephen when he was only 24 years old. The thesis is the most demanded item at the […]

Teaching robots to trust

Robots have begun to play an increasing role in life and death scenarios, from rescue missions to complex surgical procedures. But the question of trust has largely been a one-way street. Should we trust robots with our lives? The Human-Robot Laboratory at Tufts University is teaching robots how to trust, amongst other things. Read more […]