The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week
Acoustic trapping can remove bacterial spores from water, according to a new set of experiments funded by the U.S. Army.
Intel shows off a technology concept that would show what friends are doing, and where, in real time.
A soft, flexible fiber with a 1000 times more capacitance than a co-axial cable could lead to smarter textiles, say its inventors.
The company's IPO adds $226 million to its coffers.
A new perching mechanism lets a small robot cling to walls.
A mechanized buoy is faster than human lifeguards in some situations.
Up-to-date media reports about the way an infectious disease is spreading could dramatically reduce the severity of an outbreak, according to a new mathematical model.
When biomass burns to form charcoal, it stores carbon rather than releasing it as carbon dioxide. So could triggering forest fires save the planet?
Requiring utilities to use existing natural gas plants fully could markedly reduce carbon dioxide emissions.