The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week
Citizen scientists are being asked to hunt for supernovas in the latest incarnation of the Galaxy Zoo project
Watch this space to find out.
Optoelectronics engineers have discovered how to make gold of any colour by carving tiny shapes onto its surface
It's a minor miracle that computer scientists reached the petascale. What comes next is anyone's guess.
Twitter's founder talks about his new business, and getting people to share details of their purchases online.
Eighty years ago, George Mallory climbed Everest "because it is there." Now he might also cite the ability to keep playing FarmVille during the trek.
High value categories have become dominated by link spam, says CEO of rival search engine Blekko.
Computer scientists reveal malware that attacks specific processors rather than the operating system that runs on them.
A robot uses a soapy sponge to clean off a patient’s skin.