New technique to optimize computer speed
Who doesn’t dream of increasingly fast computers that consume less and less energy? To design these computers of the future, it is important to be able to control nanoscale strain in the processors. Until ...
Microorganisms act as tiny machines in future MEMS devices
US Navy’s Fleet increasingly Irrelevant in Fight against Terrorism and Rogue States
One of the oldest maxims in warfare is the military always prepares to fight the last war. When looking at the bulk of the US Navy, nothing could be truer.
Chicago Installs Solar Powered Charging Station for Electric Vehicles
Imaging technology restores 700-year-old sacred Hindu text
Scientists who worked on the Archimedes Palimpsest are using modern imaging technologies to digitally restore a 700-year-old palm-leaf manuscript containing the essence of Hindu philosophy.
100-mpg plug-in hybrids popping up in US
Portuguese team makes first paper based transistor
(PhysOrg.com) -- Elvira Fortunato and colleagues from the Centro de Investigação de Materiais (Cenimat/I3N), at Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, made the first Field Effect ...
MSU researchers create a new engine prototype (w/ video)
The Last Supper Will Travel The Internet At 16 Billion Pixels
Researchers create world's first transparent integrated circuit
Researchers at Oregon State University have created the world's first completely transparent integrated circuit from inorganic compounds, another major step forward for the rapidly evolving field of transparent electronics.
AMD Phenom II Quad Core Overclocked to 6.3Ghz
Navy test fires electromagnetic cannon
The US Navy announced a successful test Friday of an electromagnetic cannon capable of firing a projectile 110 nautical miles (200 kilometers) at five times the speed of sound.
Sweden wants Norway's trash (and lots of it)
Holodeck 1.0? Star Trek-style 3-D displays make their debut
True 3-D display technology developed by European researchers offers enormous potential for design, education and collaboration.