“The Machine Age,” an essay written for The New York Times by Norbert Wiener, a visionary mathematician, languished for six decades in the M.I.T. archives, and now excerpts are being published.
In Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s new book, “Americanah,” the main characters find the race matters where ever they go.
Brenda Milner’s work with an amnesia patient in the 1950s showed how memory is rooted in specific regions of the brain. With modern technology, she says, “we can see so much more.”
Alessio Bax and Shalita Grant are the winners of this year’s Martin E. Segal Awards.
Designers focused on improving lives for poor farmers have a solar-powered pumping plan.