Technology

Utah Lawmaker Wants Opt-In Requirement for Porn

PERSONAL TECH | By Hallie Golden | May 24
The Utah lawmaker who led the charge in an anti-porn crusade is gearing up to introduce a handful of bills during next year's legislative session designed to heavily restrict access to pornography across the state.

UN: Growing Environmental Threat from Animal-to-Man Diseases

SCIENCE | By Edith M. Lederer | May 24
The most worrying environmental threats facing the world today range from the rise in diseases transmitted from animals to humans to the increasing accumulation of toxic chemicals in food crops as a result of drought and high temperatures.

Special Stem Cell Treatment for Spinal Cord Injuries Shows Promise

SCIENCE | May 24
A group of patients with the most severe spinal cord injuries have seen improvement after undergoing an experimental treatment that uses stem cells in the damaged areas.

Special Stem Cell Treatment for Spinal Cord Injuries Shows Promise

SCIENCE | May 24
A group of patients with the most severe spinal cord injuries have seen improvement after undergoing an experimental treatment that uses stem cells in the damaged areas

Dartmouth Contest Shows Computers Aren't Such Good Poets

PERSONAL TECH | By Michael Casey | May 23
Computers are pretty good at stocking shelves and operating cars, but are not so great at writing poetry.