A simple idea based on a high school experiment could be a warning signal ahead of a nuclear meltdown.
Jason Socrates Bardi, Editor
Singing is not just emotion -- it is motion as well. But how far do the vocal cords crawl in a single operatic performance?
Science and high speed cameras prove that heavy metal singers do intuitively what babies know instinctively -- how to protect their voices while making very loud sounds.
Scientists test materials to withstand Mars’ surface and space.
New technology using a one-color laser may drive future generation of high-tech hearing aids.
A portable glaucoma test saves vision.
New study identifies obstacles for UN strategy of treatment as prevention in sub-Saharan Africa.
How light and art work together to brighten, and better, our world.
Tiny Mass, Huge Costs.
Technology in optics may have helped artists throughout history to surpass their predecessors in execution, but true artistry lies in vision as well as skill.
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