Physicists

06.25.11
Duke University physicists test first air-based acoustic invisibility cloak
06.25.11

Duke University physicists test first air-based acoustic invisibility cloak

Firmly departing from the Stuff Of Dreams category, Duke University physicists have successfully tes...

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06.06.10
Physicist fight: how heavy is a kilogram?
06.06.10

Physicist fight: how heavy is a kilogram?

Physicists are currently hotly debating a topic some of us never think about -- or if we did -- sur...

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06.07.09
Spintronics magic appears again, aims to vastly accelerate data storage and retrieval
06.07.09

Spintronics magic appears again, aims to vastly accelerate data storage and retrieval

As the list of "awesome things that won't ever happen" grows ever longer, we've got a brilliant tea...

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05.04.09
Quantum cryptography: now ready for space travel
05.04.09

Quantum cryptography: now ready for space travel

It's been awhile since we've heard of any major advancements in the world of quantum cryptography, b...

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06.24.08
Scientists figure out how to momentarily store images in vapor
06.24.08

Scientists figure out how to momentarily store images in vapor

You don't have to be a science buff to understand that atoms in gases move around a heck of a lot m...

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08.16.07
German scientists claim to have broken speed of light
08.16.07

German scientists claim to have broken speed of light

We're almost terrified to hear what the physicists in the crowd have to say about this one, but a du...

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07.11.07
Australian physicists develop teleportation scheme for atoms
07.11.07

Australian physicists develop teleportation scheme for atoms

Although the idea of teleporting individuals from one place to another in order to sidestep the head...

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02.25.07
Heat-sensitive paper could lead to 3D printers
02.25.07

Heat-sensitive paper could lead to 3D printers

When you've already got self-assembling robots and Li-ion batteries, you might as well tackle 3D pri...

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