This week’s big materials science stories.
Rice students have adapted components of the Nintendo Wii to help train children with balance problems.
If the Universe expands and contracts in cycles of Big Bangs and Crunches, some black holes may survive from one era to the next, according to a new analysis
A series of apps use your brain waves to power them. Welcome to the era of DIY EEG.
The long term storage of significant amounts of antihydrogen should soon settle the question of whether antimatter falls up or down
The days of iPad content apps in app stores are numbered, if HTML 5 is up to the task of delivering an app-like experience in the browser
Chevy says its Volt users are getting 1,000 miles between fill-ups. Bring on the boasting: it’s good for the environment.
15 minutes of a rarely-seen BBC documentary demolish the myth that ARPAnet was inspired by nuclear war, and explain the far more intriguing truth.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week
Young leaders explain their social networking strategy.