Tag Archives: Electronics

Fluorescence Is Awesome (Here Is How It Works)

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Fluorescence Is Awesome (Here Is How It Works) Water generates electricity (with a pinch of salt!) Improving Computer Memory Using Spintronics Breaking Glass with Sound in Slow Motion Wireless Electricity Fluorescence Is Awesome (Here Is How It Works) ReactionsHow To Grow Fluorescent Flowers (Chemistry […]

My picks, 2016-2

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. NASA’s Plan to Make Supersonic Flight Quiet NASA’s Juno Mission to Jupiter: Investigating a Colossus Zhenan Bao: On A Quest to Develop Artificial Skin QED: experimental evidence What is Epigenetics? NASA’s Plan to Make Supersonic Flight Quiet MIT Technology Review NASA put up $20 […]

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Søren Kierkegaard: Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards New ‘Molecular Movie’ Reveals Ultrafast Chemistry in Motion What are Quantum Dots? Cancer Surgery Technology CGI 3D Tech Demo HD: “Heartworks – Heart” How a driverless car sees the road […]

Mimosa Pudica

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Mimosa Pudica Fake Snow Making Small Things Big in the World of Organic Electronics See invisible motion, hear silent sounds. Cool? Creepy? We can’t decide Crazy Engineering: Ion Propulsion and the Dawn Mission Explorers Get Close to Boiling Lava Lake in Vanuatu Did Humans […]

My picks, 32

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. The Elusive Neutrino and the Nature of the Cosmos Inflation to Eternity Stanford scientists seek to map origins of mental illness, develop noninvasive treatment How Do X-rays Work? Plato in the Kitchen Lucy: 3.2 Million Year Old Mother of Man Why Some Countries Are […]

Information that deserves attention, 12

These are the articles and videos from the previous week I found most interesting. A Modern Aladdin’s Lamp, about vacuum tubes, 1940 How Far Can Legolas See? Targeting tumours: Challenges of antibody-drug conjugates OCO-2 to Shed Light on Global Carbon Cycle The loves and lies of fireflies STEREO Solar Conjunction How Much Information? David Doubilet […]

Memristor

Meg Whitman and Martin Fink from HP tell about their vision of the future. This is one of those ‘must watch’ talks. They describe memristor and answer how it will maintain Moore’s law, in the process within the next several years overhauling computer architectures! Any one byte in a rack of 160 petabytes can be […]

Bright, flexible, stretchable: electronics of the future

For those interested in how flexible displays are made or tattoo electronic stickers like those recently demonstrated by Motorola, this talk by Thomas Anthopoulos from the Imperial College in London will describe the technology. Summary Plastic electronics are set to revolutionize the ways we learn, communicate, shop and entertain ourselves.Thomas Anthopoulos, Professor of Experimental Physics, […]