Companies increased food-related ad spending on black-targeted TV by 50 percent from 2013 to 2017

Quick Read

“This policy is a tiny step forward, but falls far short of what’s needed,” said Jeanne Pinder, the founder and chief executive of Clear Health Costs, a consumer health research organization. “The posted prices are fanciful, inflated, difficult to decode and inconsistent, so it’s hard to see how an average person would find them useful.”

Quick Read

A federal judge has blocked a Trump administration rule that would greatly expand the number of employers that could decline to offer contraceptive coverage on moral or religious grounds

Quick Read

In a recent documentary, the geneticist doubled down on comments he made a decade ago, then apologized for, regarding race, genetics and intelligence

Quick Read

Science With Borders

January 14, 2019

A debate over genetic sequences and national rights threatens to inhibit research

Quick Read

Students and junior investigators are more likely than senior scientists to secure crowdfunding for their research

Quick Read

Regulators had accused Mutual of Omaha of denying policies to applicants, mostly gay men, who took medication to protect against the infection

Quick Read

Just like we do. Generative adversarial networks are not just good for causing mischief. They can also show us how AI algorithms “think.”

Quick Read