Radiation

11.05.12
Radioactive Orchestra 2.0 takes the music live, makes sweet photonic melodies (video)
11.05.12

Radioactive Orchestra 2.0 takes the music live, makes sweet photonic melodies (video)

Sweden's Kollektivet Livet took a step towards demystifying the invisible energy around us last ye...

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08.08.12
US Government Accountability Office recommends FCC reassess radiation limits for mobile phones
08.08.12

US Government Accountability Office recommends FCC reassess radiation limits for mobile phones

The topic of mobile phone radiation is once again on the burner in Washington D.C. Along with Repre...

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08.07.12
iPhone more powerful than Curiosity Mars rover, but so what?
08.07.12

iPhone more powerful than Curiosity Mars rover, but so what?

One of the recurrent Internet memes since the successful landing of the Curiosity Mars rover ha...

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07.15.12
France's ANDRA developing a million-year hard drive, we hope our badly-written blogs live in perpetuity
07.15.12

France's ANDRA developing a million-year hard drive, we hope our badly-written blogs live in perpetuity

Us humans have been quick to embrace digital technology for preserving our memories, but we've for...

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06.23.12
Negative radiation pressure in light could make some tractor beams real, we're already sucked in
06.23.12

Negative radiation pressure in light could make some tractor beams real, we're already sucked in

Developing a real, working tractor beam has regularly been an exercise in frustration: it often re...

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05.29.12
Sharp Pantone 5 ICS phone has 8 color choices,  3.7-inch screen -- oh, and a radiation detector
05.29.12

Sharp Pantone 5 ICS phone has 8 color choices, 3.7-inch screen -- oh, and a radiation detector

Color us shocked and jealous at the new Android 4.0 phone from Sharp -- strange and wonderful even...

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05.14.12
UnEasyshare: Kodak's now-defunct, Rochester-based nuclear reactor
05.14.12

UnEasyshare: Kodak's now-defunct, Rochester-based nuclear reactor

Ready for this unsettling Kodak moment? It seems the one-time imaging powerhouse held a decades-lon...

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05.10.12
Scientists bend gamma rays, could neuter radioactive waste (update: more credit)
05.10.12

Scientists bend gamma rays, could neuter radioactive waste (update: more credit)

Bending most light is easy; bending it in gamma ray form, however, has often been deemed impossibl...

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05.08.12
Toshiba made $898.8 million profit, could manage to lend you twenty bucks
05.08.12

Toshiba made $898.8 million profit, could manage to lend you twenty bucks

Toshiba isn't going with the flow this financial season, bucking the trend and posting a healthy (...

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