Leaping cockroaches!

8 December 2011 grant b 0

Because sometimes scuttling just isn’t enough. Wired gets up close and personal with the cockroach that, like its cricket cousins, jumps where it needs to […]

DARPA’s open factory.

7 December 2011 grant b 0

Ars Technica looks at the defense industry of tomorrow, when secure factories are replaced by crowds of tinkerers: [T]he agency’s Adaptive Vehicle Make project may […]

Closer to a cloned mammoth.

6 December 2011 grant b 0

Physorg hearkens to the growing thunder of massive, woolly feet as Japanese and Russian researchers declare they’re one step closer to bringing mammoths back: Teams […]

Not your rocket!

1 December 2011 grant b 0

New Scientist reports on one space-happy eBay seller who’s got some explaining to do: In a recent report, NASA’s Office of Inspector General (OIG) described […]

Teeth started outside.

28 November 2011 grant b 0

Then, Australia’s ABC Science tells us, they gradually moved inside our mouths: The study, published in the Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, supports what is known […]

The doorway of forgetting.

22 November 2011 grant b 0

Researchers at the University of Notre Dame have found a strange link between forgetting things and walking through doorways: New research from University of Notre […]