(AP) -- A London museum is putting the conductor's baton in visitors' hands, allowing guests to direct a virtual orchestra using three-dimensional motion sensors.
(Phys.org) -- Seagrasses are a vital part of the solution to climate change and, per unit area, seagrass meadows can store up to twice as much carbon as the world's temperate and tropical forests.
The first comprehensive study of gibbons in Vietnam in over a decade has found that three of the six species (the cao vit and western black crested gibbons and the northern white-cheeked gibbon) are perilously close to extinction, ...
(Phys.org) -- Archived data from the Envisat satellite show that the volcanic island of Santorini has recently displayed signs of unrest. Even after the end of its mission, Envisat information continues to be exploited for ...
(Phys.org) -- David Ray never turns his back on his research, and with good reason! "If it can't bite you, it's not interesting," he jokes.
Space Exploration Technologies is the first private company to attempt to send its own cargo capsule to the International Space Station and back.
Recent reports of dark matters demise may be greatly exaggerated, according to a new paper from researchers at the Institute for Advanced Study.
(Phys.org) -- Far more wild plant species may be responding to global warming than previous large-scale estimates have suggested.
A new approach to managing data over a network has enabled a Microsoft Research team to set a speed record for sifting through, or sorting, a huge amount of data in one minute.
(Phys.org) -- In 1505 Leonardo da Vinci began painting a mural to commemorate the Battle of Anghiari in the Palazzo Vecchios Great Hall, the seat of government in Renaissance Florence.