The intergalactic medium unveiled: Cosmic Web Imager directly observes 'dim matter'
(Phys.org) —Caltech astronomers have taken unprecedented images of the intergalactic medium (IGM)—the diffuse gas that connects galaxies throughout the universe—with the Cosmic Web Imager, an instrument ...
Google's Street View address reading software also able to decipher CAPTCHAs
Research duo quantify global human migration numbers
World Wide Web turns 25 years old
Twenty-five years ago, the World Wide Web was just an idea in a technical paper from an obscure, young computer scientist at a European physics lab.
Microsoft unveils 'SurroundWeb'—whole room web display concept
Pew studies American view of Internet impact
Distant quasar illuminates a filament of the cosmic web
Astronomers have discovered a distant quasar illuminating a vast nebula of diffuse gas, revealing for the first time part of the network of filaments thought to connect galaxies in a cosmic web. Researchers ...
Phone charger can place user on malware alert
Google unleashes Coder for Raspberry Pi as kid-friendly tool
Google sits on Internet-traffic throne, says report
QR code security vulnerability found with Google Glass
Galaxies fed by funnels of fuel
(Phys.org) —Computer simulations of galaxies growing over billions of years have revealed a likely scenario for how they feed: a cosmic version of swirly straws.
Suddenly, the sun is eerily quiet: Where did the sunspots go?
The sun has gone quiet. Almost too quiet. A few weeks ago it was teeming with sunspots, as you would expect since we are supposed to be in the middle of solar maximum-the time in the sun's 11-year cycle when ...