Archive: 11/18/2013

Image: Exploring the third dimension of Cassiopeia A

(Phys.org) —One of the most famous objects in the sky - the Cassiopeia A supernova remnant - will be on display like never before, thanks to NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and a new project from the Smithsonian ...

Nov 18, 2013
5 / 5 (8) 0 | with audio podcast

Tiny lasers light up future electronics

(Phys.org) —Faster, smaller electronics are one step closer with researchers from The Australian National University successfully making the first room temperature lasers from gallium arsenide nanowires.

Nov 18, 2013
4.4 / 5 (13) 0 | with audio podcast

3D Builder is free 3D printing app for Windows 8.1

Microsoft continues to beat the drum as a technology company out to inspire and support 3D printing. After announcing earlier this year that it would be supporting 3D printing in Windows 8.1, Microsoft earlier ...

Nov 18, 2013 report
3.1 / 5 (26) 1 | with audio podcast

Norway warms to electric cars

Following the example of their crown prince, thousands of Norwegians have switched to electric cars, taking advantage of strong and somewhat controversial government incentives.

Nov 18, 2013
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