Author Archive

Sarah Zhang

CIO Briefing

What Happens When You Put 500,000 People's DNA Online

Huge genetic databases are changing how scientists study disease.

CIO Briefing

The Genomic Revolution Reaches the City Crime Lab

How will law enforcement handle the deluge of new information available from DNA?

Emerging Tech

China’s Artificial-Intelligence Boom

The country’s universities and tech giants are starting to surpass American ones when it comes to researching and implementing AI.

Emerging Tech

The Low-Tech Way to Colonize Mars

NASA researchers are modeling Martian settlements after early American colonists.