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February 16/23, 2009

Nanofibers make see-through paper

Pack wood nanofibers together with just the right amount of space between them and you have transparent paper. [more]


Stories about the Nature paper Nanomoulding with Amorphous Metals:

A Better Way to Make Nano Stuff, Technology Review
Nano-imprinting breaks the mould,

Stories about the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences paper Sensitive Dependence of the Motion of a Legged Robot on Granular Media:

Why sand is a walking robot's nightmare, New Scientist
One Giant Leap for Robot-Kind, ScienceNow

Stories about the Physical Review Letters paper "Rainbow" Trapping and Releasing at Telecommunication Wavelengths:

Trapped rainbows could make optical computing a reality, New Scientist


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January 14, 2008
Citizen science in the age of connectedness
A nice column in the New York Times by biologist Aaron E. Hirsh explains the rise of Big Science massive, centralized projects with large staffs and expensive equipment and the emerging trend of distributed citizen science. [more]

"Physics is to the rest of science what machine tools are to engineering. A corollary is that science places power in our hands which can be used for good or ill. Technology has been abused in this way throughout the ages from gunpowder to atomic bombs."
- John Pendry, Imperial College London

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