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Tesla’s Cybertruck won’t get smaller any time soon

Tesla’s Cybertruck won’t get smaller any time soon Sponsored Links Roberto Baldwin/Engadget Is Tesla’s Cybertruck too enormous for your garage? Unfortunately, you’ll have to shop for something else. Elon Musk has revealed that the electric pickup will stay “pretty much” the size of the prototype despite previous claims the production model would get smaller. There…

A Failure of Imagination

A Failure of Imagination

A Failure of Imagination Caleb A. Scharf I’d like to take a contrarian moment to reflect on one of the greatest imaginations of the past two hundred years: that of one Herbert George Wells, more commonly known to most of us as H. G. Wells. Wells did an astonishing amount of creative thinking between his…

Recommended Reading: COVID-19 and AI health care

Recommended Reading: COVID-19 and AI health care Sponsored Links ARIANA DREHSLER via Getty Images COVID-19 will accelerate the AI health care revolution Kai-Fu Lee, Wired The coronavirus pandemic will cause us to rethink major aspects of everyday life around the world, but it may also expedite the use of artificial intelligence in health care. Sinovation…

Diana Davis’s Beautiful Pentagons

Diana Davis’s Beautiful Pentagons

Diana Davis’s Beautiful Pentagons Evelyn Lamb Swarthmore College mathematician Diana Davis, whom I am lucky enough to call a friend, is multitalented. Her combined love of math and running led to an earlier appearance in this blog, where she investigated the question of whether, if you run a marathon at, say, a 7:00 minute per mile…