Posts in: Physical Science

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Gridlock on the Grid

Gridlock on the Grid

As the national power grid ages, we become more vulnerable to blackouts.

By | Posted August 29, 2007

Quantum Questions

Quantum Questions

Andrew Kent’s New York University physics lab delves into the mysterious world of quantum computing.

By | Posted August 22, 2007

Winging It

Winging It

Can physics solve the mystery of avian flight?

By | Posted July 18, 2007

How could the universe expand faster than the speed of light? That seems impossible!

How could the universe expand faster than the speed of light? That seems impossible!

– asks Paul

By | Posted July 9, 2007

No Signal in the City

No Signal in the City

Why it’s still hard to get cell-phone reception in the urban jungle.

By | Posted April 13, 2007

More than fun and games

More than fun and games

Toy Fair 2007 prepares kids to become the scientists of tomorrow.

By | Posted April 4, 2007

How Many People Have Been In Space?

How Many People Have Been In Space?

– asks Gail

By | Posted March 26, 2007

Concerns Still Swirling Around New Passports

Concerns Still Swirling Around New Passports

Experts continue to debate the merits of putting radio frequency chips in American passports.

By | Posted February 7, 2007

Equality of Mathematicians

Equality of Mathematicians

Despite a recent vote, America’s largest mathematical society lacks individual recognition.

By | Posted January 31, 2007

Tracing a Bullet Back to Its Gun

Tracing a Bullet Back to Its Gun

Researchers use acoustics to help soldiers better defend themselves from sniper fire.

By | Posted January 29, 2007

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