A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
Particles of dark matter should trigger nanoexplosions in certain materials, an idea that could lead to an entirely new generation of detectors, say physicists.
We should think sensibly about nuclear energy’s risks.
It is difficult to protect your privacy even if you know how.
It’s too easy to be led astray by the lure of big data.
Research suggests that electronic health information is particularly vulnerable to software bugs.
The ability to teleport quantum information between diamond crystals that can also store it is a small but important step toward a quantum Internet.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv preprint server.
We should be able to use Jupiter’s radio emissions like ground-penetrating radar to study the oceans on Europa, Ganymede, and Callisto, say space scientists.
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