FCC puts onus on airlines as it proposes lifting phone ban.
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UPDATE: Early Data Suggests Collision-Caused Fires are More Frequent in the Tesla Model S than Conventional Cars
When you look at collision data, the Model S looks worse than conventional cars. But it may be too early to draw conclusions.
Commuters in Africa, Europe and the US all follow the same fundamental pattern of travel between work and home, confirming a theory first suggested 20 years ago.
How does the ability to instantaneously reallocate physical resources change the way companies source materials, manage operations, and go to market?
High-throughput sequencing takes another step into the clinic with first regulatory approvals.
In the same way that metamaterials steer light around objects to hide them, they might also steer electrons through crystal lattices with zero resistance, say physicists.
A simple way to print circuits on a wide range of flexible substrates using an inkjet printer has eluded materials scientists. Until now.
Three large clinical trials show little benefit to analyzing the genes of patients to find the right dose of blood thinners.