Airbus is developing carbon materials that change in response to heat and air pressure, possibly making aircraft simpler and lighter.
Letting go of an obsession with net neutrality could free technologists to make online services even better.
Network Theory Reveals The Hidden Link Between Trade And Military Alliances That Leads to Conflict-Free Stability
The first game-theoretical study of military alliances shows that they cannot alone lead to global stability.
As an alternative to the intrusiveness of some wearable computers, researchers present a small tube you hold up to your eye.
A few carbon capture and sequestration projects are under way, but economics and politics are holding the technology back.
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Most of the information on Wikipedia comes from a tiny proportion of users. Now social scientists are collecting data in a similar way, allowing participants to design surveys as they contribute.
Can an aging corporation’s adventures in fundamental physics research open a new era of unimaginably powerful computers?
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