physics

Syndicated Plant Virus Can Help Boil Water 3X Faster

A combination of nanotechnology and a virus found on tobacco could save huge amounts of energy in industrial and electronic processes

Design Coin Flipper Transforms a Simple Task Into an Unexpected Interaction

Programming and robotics reinvent an otherwise ordinary human movement

Gaming & Play 7 Items You Need to Know Today

Google and several others launch 'Collectively' sustainability platform, eBay and Sotheby's team up on a live auction site and three scientists nab the Nobel Prize in physics for LED advancements

Home Perfect Beverages in 60 Seconds Courtesy of Craft Brewer Machine

The BKON Craft Brewer can makes teas, coffee, and other drinks in a minute using physics

Innovation Physicist Invents Ice Cream That Changes Colors

Manuel Linares has come up with a patent-pending breakthrough for the cold, sweet treat

Technology U.S. Physicist Proposes Giant Walls To Protect Tornado Alley From Harmful Twisters

How the Great Wall of China might just be the model for U.S. tornado protection.

Luxury What Is The God Particle?

Everyone's talking about the Higgs boson discovery– but what if someone asks you to explain it?

Work Interactive Seesaw Mimics How A Ball Bounces On The Moon [Video]

Users can have fun on a lighting installation while also learning about physics.

Design Room-Sized Camera Obscura Turns Light Beams Into Giant Mural

With a mixture of physics-know-how and creativity, artist Chris Fraser has created a modern update to the age old photographic technique.

Work Haunting Alien Sounds From The Outer Atmosphere

20 Hz probes the limits of perception in a visualization of sound directly from space.

Advertising Learning About Marketing Through Physics

A recent talk by Dan Cobley draws parallels between the two disciplines.

Design Bacteria Powered Rocket Thrusters

An sustainable fuel system that makes use of potentially hazardous byproducts.