Posts in: airplanes

A computer’s addled memory

A computer’s addled memory

Cosmic radiation can cause laptop failures and more

By | Posted July 17, 2017

Too much air time

Too much air time

Efforts to curb aviation emissions remain stuck on the runway, grounded by social norms

By | Posted April 18, 2016

What's Next For The Laser Plane?

What’s Next For The Laser Plane?

Airborne laser successfully shoots down ballistic missile

By | Posted February 13, 2010

Why Can't You Use Cell Phones on Airplanes?

Why Can’t You Use Cell Phones on Airplanes?

Wireless technology has improved, but the ban still holds…for now.

By | Posted February 8, 2010

Why can’t I use my iPod during takeoff and landing when I fly?

Asks Thomas from Sherborn, Mass.

By | Posted September 8, 2008