Book Review: Synchronicity, By Paul Halpern

2021-01-20 07:43:09

Cover image for Paul Halpern's SYNCHRONICTY. Basic Books Paul Halpern has carved out a nice little niche in pop-physics publishing with his last couple of books, mix

Energy-saving servers: Data storage 2.0

2021-01-19 18:11:23

A research team of Mainz University has developed a technique that will potentially halve the energy required to write data to servers and make it easier to construct complex server architectu


'Warm' Spots in Space Might Blow Your Mind

2021-01-19 09:49:14

Roger Penrose argues that they're very, very old black holes A radio telescope is aimed at the Milky Way.   (Getty Images)A radio telescope is aimed at the Milky Way. 


How to Build a Spacecraft to Save the World

2021-01-19 09:35:03

WIRED paid a visit to NASA's first probe designed to protect Earth from killer asteroids. It launches next year. Photograph: Ed Whitman/NASA/Johns Hopkins APL Ou

When sound science meets imperfect grammar

2021-01-19 07:07:42

There are scientists who obsess over tiny details, and then there are scientists who obsess over tiny details to the point of being truly annoying. I’m the second kind. I mean, I don’t