Archive: 01/12/2006

Astronomers discover fastest-spinning pulsar

A team of astronomers led by McGill University graduate student Jason Hessels has discovered the fastest-spinning neutron star, or pulsar, ever found. The 20-mile-diameter superdense pulsar, which at 716 revolutions ...

Jan 12, 2006 4.7 / 5 (15) 0

Macworld new products and reactions

The Macworld Expo show floor buzzed with its usual annual energy Wednesday as hundreds of vendors and thousands of attendees converged to discuss new products, Apple's recently introduced hardware and upcoming technologies. ...

Jan 12, 2006 3 / 5 (3) 0

Sonofusion Bubbles Up

Sonofusion works, according the latest volley in the argument over the feasibility of acoustically driven nuclear fusion.

Jan 12, 2006 4.8 / 5 (42) 0

Cosmic battle creates Milky-Way sized tunnel

A team of astronomers is announcing today that they have discovered a giant Milky Way-sized tunnel filled with high energy particles in a distant galaxy cluster. These new findings are of special interest to ...

Jan 12, 2006 4.5 / 5 (8) 0

Digital killed the video store

The livelihood of video stores and online rentals might be numbered, now that the video-download movement is underway. The dawn of convenient video downloads of movie and television shows follows in the steps of audio music ...

Jan 12, 2006 4 / 5 (5) 0