January 20, 2017, 5:09 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Even nothing is something in the quantum world.
This low-cost paper centrifuge may one day save countless lives
January 16, 2017, 9:52 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Used to detect various blood infections, the 'paperfuge' can be made for less than 20 cents.
Mechanical object frozen to the coldest temperature ever
January 14, 2017, 9:43 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The temperature was below the supposed quantum limit, bending the laws of physics.
Amateur archaeologists stumble upon ancient Italian 'Stonehenge'
January 10, 2017, 11:56 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The sundial and surrounding site may date back as far as 3000 B.C.
Let's make a resolution to get rid of these ridiculous, messed-up measurements
January 3, 2017, 1:17 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
Everything from the way we tell time to the way we measure things and plug in our phones is screwed up.
The world's highest bridge is beautiful (just don't look down)
December 31, 2016, 12:54 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The Duge Beipanjiang Bridge in southwest China is now open to traffic.
Border security may soon be staffed by lie-detecting robots
December 30, 2016, 3:33 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
An AVATAR kiosk can detect changes in physiology and behavior.