The wind rushing through skyscrapers can make it difficult to operate small drones in urban areas. So why do pigeons have so little trouble?
As the pinnacle of the judicial branch, the U.S. Supreme Court is necessarily involved in some of the highest-profile, most controversial and most political cases across the country. And it is one of the most widely respected government institutions in the country. Some of its reputation may be because the justices are not seen as mere “politicians in robes.”
Inkjet printers and lasers are parts of a new way to produce cells important to research on nerve regeneration.
Ocean life is largely hidden from view. Monitoring what lives where is costly – typically requiring big boats, big nets, skilled personnel and plenty of time. An emerging technology using what’s called environmental DNA gets around some of those limitations, providing a quick, affordable way to figure out what’s present beneath the water’s surface.
A new way of creating semiconductor fiber optics may lead to much faster transfer of data, new research suggests.