Discover the science behind Leonardo da Vinci's masterpieces—and Mona Lisa's iconic smile.
Scientists and engineers fight to save Notre Dame Cathedral after the 2019 fire.
The science of coventilation for coronavirus cases illustrates a complicated dilemma.
Five episodes exploring the revolution and ethics of technology.
Discover how a museum curator and computer scientists used a CT scan of a burnt scroll to virtually unravel and read an ancient biblical text in this media gallery from NOVA Dead Sea Scroll Detectives.
As law enforcement agencies deploy AI-powered facial recognition systems, some communities are pushing back, insisting on having a say in how they’re used.
See the “Mona Lisa” as da Vinci once did.
An algorithm helps find buried lead, but can residents trust it?
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