Researchers turned wood into a better insulator than Styrofoam
It could be used commercially as an environmentally friendly insulator.
Study finds fake news spreads faster and further on Twitter than truth
It estimates that a false story is 70 percent more likely to be retweeted than a true one.
Juno gives us a look at what’s happening beneath Jupiter’s surface
Researchers detailed new findings in four papers.
Researchers may have detected signals from the universe’s first stars
Evidence suggests they began to form 180 million years after the Big Bang.
Bipartisan bill calls for study on economic impact of broadband access
It’s a companion bill to a similar piece of proposed legislation in the Senate.
Researchers use CRISPR to detect HPV and Zika
They also use it to log a cell's history.
Researchers discover new ways to abuse Meltdown and Spectre flaws
And chipmakers' hardware changes won't be enough to protect against them.
MIT’s low power encryption chip could make IoT devices more secure
It also runs really fast and uses much less memory than comparable software solutions.
Researchers use nanorobots to kill tumors in mice
The bots cut off the tumors’ blood supply.