Swiss scientists achieve a remarkable mashup of optogenetics, synthetic biology, and brain control.
A small change to the theory of gravity implies that our universe inherited its arrow of time from the black hole in which it was born.
Infrared emissions above the epicenter increased dramatically in the days before the devastating earthquake in Japan, say scientists.
The long term storage of significant amounts of antihydrogen should soon settle the question of whether antimatter falls up or down
Physicists have teleported quantum information from one ensemble of atoms to another 150 metres away, a demonstration that paves the way towards quantum routers and a quantum Internet
Collaborative software development can be hugely successful or fail spectacularly. An analysis of the metadata associated with these projects is teasing apart the difference.
Cree introduces an LED bulb that mimics the design and shape of traditional incandescent bulb to entice consumers to try LEDs.
Cheap, simple water filters made of plant xylem could dramatically reduce the incidence of water-borne diseases in places without access to clean drinking water, say engineers.
Cosmologists use the mathematical properties of eternity to show that although universe may last forever, it must have had a beginning