Posts in: Physical Science

Between the flows

Between the flows

Gerta Keller’s controversial dinosaur-extinction theory

By | Posted January 22, 2012

Forecasting an eruption

Forecasting an eruption

Undersea volcano blows earlier than geologists predicted

By | Posted January 13, 2012

Mind over matter

Mind over matter

Envisioning a world of thought-controlled computing

By | Posted January 12, 2012

The truth is in the eyes

The truth is in the eyes

Sleep detection technologies still lack the most accurate indicator of drowsiness

By | Posted December 13, 2011

Life in Antarctica to life in space: A Q&A with a SETI researcher

Life in Antarctica to life in space: A Q&A with a SETI researcher

Dale Andersen, a researcher at the SETI Institute, discusses everything from microbes in Antarctica to intelligent extraterrestrials.

By | Posted November 30, 2011

Frightened of nuclear radiation?

Frightened of nuclear radiation?

These movies won’t help. Scienceline presents a roundup of the best (and worst) nuclear horror flicks

By | Posted October 31, 2011

The lifecycle of a particle collider

The lifecycle of a particle collider

The Tevatron’s impending shut down has upset many, but is there really anything to be angry about?

By | Posted April 28, 2011

A neuro-engineer’s call to arms

A neuro-engineer’s call to arms

What can the next generation of artificial limbs teach us about our bodies?

By | Posted April 22, 2011

Coming to a screen near you

Coming to a screen near you

The race to develop holographic video will have winners and losers

By | Posted March 11, 2011

They came from Mars

They came from Mars

Scientists begin the search for DNA on Mars

By | Posted March 4, 2011