Gary Anthes is a freelance journalist specializing in advanced information technology and computer science. He has written principally for Computerworld and Communications of the ACM. He also writes about travel, photography and history for The Washington Post and The Rappahannock News.
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Computer scientists have found a way to bootstrap science, using evolutionary computation to find fundamental meaning in massive amounts of raw data.
Communications of the ACM. Vol. 52 No. 11, Pages 13-14.
A field emerging from economics is teaming up with computer science to improve auctions, supply chains, and communication protocols.
Communications of the ACM. Vol. 53 No. 8, Pages 11-13.
After 15 years of research, robots for search and rescue may be nearing prime time.
Communications of the ACM. Vol. 53 No. 4, Pages 15-16.
Fifty years ago, a small Soviet satellite was launched, stunning the U.S. and sparking a massive technology research effort. Could we be in for another “October surprise”?
Computerworld. September 24, 2007
During a week in the Utah desert, the author learned that sometime it’s best to take the trail less traveled.
The Washington Post. December 8, 2002.
This California Ghost Town Is Full Of Light, Not Life
The Washington Post . January 2, 2005.
In Abandoned America, Signs of Life Appear on the Other Side of the Lens
The Washington Post. September 2, 2007.
The Rappahannock News. June 17, 2010.