Dreams of sex and horror.

30 January 2009 grant b 0

LiveScience pulls the cover back on another battle of the sexes with a study that shows men and women dream differently: Parker corroborated participants’ dreams […]

Cyber-insects taking off.

29 January 2009 grant b 0

Wired’s Danger Room blog now has me imagining what it would be like to come under attack from a buzzing swarm of remote-controlled rhinoceros beetles: […]

Pleistocence Park?

28 January 2009 grant b 0

Not dinosaurs, but mammoths. I’d like to ride a mammoth. Wouldn’t you? New Scientist teases us with the possibility we can soon ride mammoths… or […]


27 January 2009 grant b 0

PhysOrg reveals the high cost of gridlock. All that congestion blocks job growth as well as cars: A new UC Irvine study found that places […]

The Rat-Planned City.

20 January 2009 grant b 0

Tel Aviv researchers are revolutionizing urban design, PhysOrg.com reports, by designing cities for rats. Normally thought of as vermin, the critters can navigate the street […]

Big Boom. Boom. Boom.

19 January 2009 grant b 0

NASA likes listening to space, because it’s kind of noisy up there. Somewhere in the background there are echoes of the Big Bang, and if […]