Physicist

04.17.12
Physicist uses math to get out of a traffic ticket, publishes findings
04.17.12

Physicist uses math to get out of a traffic ticket, publishes findings

When most folks get ticketed for running a stop sign, most people wind up writing the court a chec...

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03.29.12
The Physics of Angry Birds updated for Space
03.29.12

The Physics of Angry Birds updated for Space

Ah, remember the early days of Angry Birds? Back when we were still fascinated by those frustra...

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03.30.11
Harvard physicist puts fires out with electrified wand, hopes to share on HarvardConnection
03.30.11

Harvard physicist puts fires out with electrified wand, hopes to share on HarvardConnection

Okay, so maybe Ludovico Cademartiri will be forced to share the good news on Facebook (or ConnectU,...

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02.24.10
MIT jumps straight to wirelessly powering multiple devices
02.24.10

MIT jumps straight to wirelessly powering multiple devices

Ah, wireless power. One of those mythical mysteries that are far more likely to remain "something to...

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10.20.09
Physicists calculate the end of Moore's Law, clearly don't believe in Moore's Law
10.20.09

Physicists calculate the end of Moore's Law, clearly don't believe in Moore's Law

If you're looking for pundits with an end date for Moore's Law, you don't have to look far. You als...

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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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05.23.07
Pierre-Gilles de Gennes, father of LCDs, passes away
05.23.07

Pierre-Gilles de Gennes, father of LCDs, passes away

We'll admit, Pierre-Gilles de Gennes didn't exactly get the ongoing credit he deserved for spearhead...

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