Science-and-technology

03.16.15
'BeeRotor' drone uses an insect-style eye to navigate tight spaces
03.16.15

'BeeRotor' drone uses an insect-style eye to navigate tight spaces

Accelerometers have become integral components for many of our favorite gadgets. By measuring acce...

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12.12.14
The Big Picture: a closer look at live rodent nerve cells
12.12.14

The Big Picture: a closer look at live rodent nerve cells

What you're looking at up above isn't a crazy anaglyph 3D image. Well, at least not intentionally....

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11.18.14
The Big Picture: giving birth to a solar system
11.18.14

The Big Picture: giving birth to a solar system

While one hot topic regarding outer space lately is a work of science fiction, here's some fact to...

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09.19.14
The first zero-g 3D printer is about to launch into orbit (update: launch scrubbed)
09.19.14

The first zero-g 3D printer is about to launch into orbit (update: launch scrubbed)

Gravity. More than the name of a killer movie, it's likely something we take for granted every sin...

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07.31.14
Mars 2020 rover will give us a way to know the red planet better
07.31.14

Mars 2020 rover will give us a way to know the red planet better

NASA's been planning for the Mars 2020 rover for a long time now, back when Curiosity was just mak...

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05.30.14
Physicists use diamonds to reach quantum teleportation breakthrough
05.30.14

Physicists use diamonds to reach quantum teleportation breakthrough

Quantum teleportation promises a leap into the next great era of computing -- but first we've got...

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