Former Genentech president Susan Desmond-Hellmann is nominated to be the next UCSF chancellor.
Researchers demonstrate a new way to refine magnetic control of tiny robotic pushers.
Forget black holes: astronomers are now pondering the properties of black rings.
The world's first robot with its own Facebook page is part of an ambitious experiment to build long-term meaningful relationships with humans.
Diamond could play the same role for quantum computers that silicon does for conventional ones.
A look at the Ares rocket at Kennedy Space Center.
Despite some resemblance to the deadly 1918 flu, the swine flu may not be so bad.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week.
Adobe still hasn't released an offline version of its Web word processor, Buzzword.
TR takes a look behind the scenes at Wolfram's development lab as Google launches a similar effort of its own.