Graphite and diamond have similar free energies but converting one into the other is famously hard. Now materials scientists think they know why
A computer science professor uses textual analysis of articles to beat the market.
If you fancy trying your hand at radio astronomy, why not convert an old satellite dish.
Electric vehicles can be so quiet that they pose a new risk on the road. But what kind of artificial sound should be added?
Most of the information on Wikipedia comes from a tiny proportion of users. Now social scientists are collecting data in a similar way, allowing participants to design surveys as they contribute.
Intel’s goal is to build chips that work more like the human brain. Now its engineers think they know how
First, they teleported photons, then atoms and ions. Now one physicist has worked out how to do it with energy, a technique that has profound implications for the future of physics.
Astrophysicists think they know how to destroy a black hole. The puzzle is what such destruction would leave behind
The first study of dialects on Twitter reveals global patterns that have never been observed before.