Venter’s Newest Synthetic Bacteria Has Secret Messages Coded in its DNA -
Researchers at the J Craig Venter Institute recently unveiled their first…
Does Our DNA Carry the Memories of Our Ancestors? [Memory Forever] -
Scientists drag quantum mechanics into the visible realm -
All sorts of counterintuitive behavior happens with regularity in the quantum realm, but very little of that bleeds over into the world of classical mechanics that the human senses…
Op-Ed: Why the Internet Should Win the Nobel Peace Prize -
This year, a Chinese dissident and a Russian human rights advocate — recent nominees for the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize — are joined by an unlikely, nonhuman contender: the internet.
High-Speed Camera Scans Books in Seconds - A Tokyo lab demonstrates a book-scanning system that only needs someone to hold the book underneath its camera and flip rapidly through the pages.
Editorial: Six Really Good Reasons to Buy an iPad - Right Away -
There are plenty of articles floating around that advise one to wait on the iPad, not buy one sight unseen, or not buy one at all - especially of you already have a Mac and an iPhone. I believe…
Stunning Glimpse Into The Future Of Magazines -
Take a gander at the clip up there. It’s been forty-odd years since Bobb Goldsteinn coined the term “multimedia,” but I think — and maybe you’ll agree with me — this is the first time I’ve…