Gigabit service promises competition for AT&T and Time Warner Cable in Austin.
Extraordinary tubes of ice that grow down into the ocean from ice sheets could be as significant for the origin of life as hydrothermal vents, say chemists
While raising privacy concerns, Taser’s cop-cam should help enforce ethical police work.
The risks associated with major IT projects are being vastly underestimated, according to the largest study of global IT projects ever undertaken.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv preprint server
A World Resources Institute report recommends regulations to stop leaks, as we wait for data.
A new study shows that dementia will have a crippling impact on the U.S. economy.
Adafruit’s educational series is a brilliant, necessary corrective to our “magic box” tech culture.
Demand response—essentially dialing back power at key times—is quietly becoming a key technology for the electricity grid of the future.
Brazil nuts would rise to the top of a container of mixed nuts on Mars and the Moon, but more slowly than on Earth, say physicists