A new fuel rod design will be tested in a full-size reactor, but some worry it could bring fresh safety problems.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv preprint server this week.
The first teleportation of a photon inside a photonic chip illustrates both the potential for quantum computation and the significant challenges that lay ahead.
A simple, cheap device turns sunlight into hydrogen fuel.
A new “bundle” format turns the file-sharing network BitTorrent into a way to pay for music and other content.
The CEO of quantum computing startup D-Wave says its machines are helping companies analyze Wall Street data and search for new cancer drugs.
Researchers say it’s possible to identify gestures around a phone by analyzing interference in the wireless signals it transmits.
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Controlled by software, paralyzed rats walk and climb stairs.