Archive: 2/05/2011

Learning: No longer a textbook case

Switching from rigid, linear textbooks to technology such as iPads alone won’t boost student performance – so a team of Wake Forest researchers has turned the classroom upside down, allowing students to tailor each ...

dateMay 02, 2011 in Social Sciences
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Single atom stores quantum information

(PhysOrg.com) -- A data memory can hardly be any smaller: researchers working with Gerhard Rempe at the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics in Garching have stored quantum information in a single atom. The researchers ...

dateMay 02, 2011 in Quantum Physics
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Winds of fortune

Alisa Rogers finished 10th grade and was already headed to Syracuse University. But before leaving her Baltimore high school, she met her future husband and business partner.

dateMay 02, 2011 in Energy & Green Tech
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