Entangled 'Photon Triplets' Could Speed Up Telecommunication
One of four chips used in the experiment that act as photon detectors. The chips are made of superconducting nanowires.
September 16th, 2014
A new particle detector has made it possible to generate three entangled photons that could be used in quantum telecommunication.
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Lab-On-A-Chip Tech is Revolutionary, Yet Universities Cling to 'Dark Ages' Animal Models (Op-Ed)
dog-whiskers
September 11th, 2014
With lab-on-a-chip technology better simulating human physiology, why are universities still conducting animal studies?
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Is Wearable Tech Changing Behavior?
google glasses, wearable technology
September 16th, 2014
Are you being recorded? Thanks to the ubiquity of CCTV and camera phones, the answer is more than ever before likely to be “Yes.”
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Enormous Balloon Will Carry Black Hole Hunting Telescope Aloft
High pressure helium is used to inflate the balloon that will carry X-Calibur high into the atmosphere. This photo of the balloon was taken during a previous mission in Antarctica.
September 13th, 2014
Researchers from NASA and Washington University will launch a telescope called X-Calibur to measure X-rays from black holes.
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Apple Watch: What's So Great About Sapphire?
Face of Apple Watch
September 11th, 2014
A super scratch-resistant screen is among the Apple Watch's coolest features.
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Look Ma, No Hands! GM Announces 'Intelligent' Driving Tech
General Motors 'Intelligent' Vehicle Tech
September 9th, 2014
Forget cruise control. The newest must-have feature for cars lets drivers navigate without stepping on the gas pedal or putting their hands on the steering wheel.
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Stealth Cheetah Robot Sprints Like a Cat (Video)
The robot cheetah.
September 15th, 2014
MIT's new robotic cheetah isn't as speedy as its wild counterpart, but it is stealthy and surprisingly agile.
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World's First Electric Car Race Kicks Off This Weekend
Formula E Electric Car Racing
September 12th, 2014
The world of car racing is about to go green. The first-ever racing series featuring only electric cars will begin this weekend in China.
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Nerds in Paradise: Science & Sci-Fi Convention Lands in Hawaii
HawaiiCon promotional image
September 11th, 2014
Sci-fi celebrities and science geeks will surf in to Hawaii this weekend (Sept. 12-14) for HawaiiCon, an event that bills itself as "the world's first sci-fi, science and fantasy tropical vacation convention."
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