Batteries for solar homes.

31 December 2009 grant b 0

Over at VentureBeat’s “GreenBeat” section, they’ve got a profile of a promising new Panasonic project, building batteries powerful enough to run your average suburban home […]

Born in Black Holes

29 December 2009 grant b 0

The World of Weird Things blog has a pretty cool look at the part played by big black holes in the origins of the universe: […]

Cosmic songs.

28 December 2009 grant b 0

Science Line doesn’t care if you’re not supposed to be able to hear spaceship engines go “whooosh” – they say we’re actually being quietly bombarded […]

SONG: Dear Winter.

23 December 2009 grant b 0

SONG: “Dear Winter” [Download] (To download: double right-click & “Save As”) ARTIST: grant. SOURCE: “Humans Have Hidden Sensory System”, LiveScience (via Yahoo! News), 8 Dec […]

Why She’s Beautiful

22 December 2009 grant b 0

LabSpaces measures out the mathematics of beautiful girls: Pamela Pallett and Stephen Link of UC San Diego and Kang Lee of the University of Toronto […]

Skin sense

18 December 2009 grant b 1

Yeah, so did you know your skin can hear? And that, LiveScience says, isn’t all. There’s also some kind of subtle sense that operates through […]

DIY book scanner

16 December 2009 grant b 0

Wired featured a wonderful piece of homemade cybernetics (and one that could subtly changing the world) – the homemade book scanner: For nearly two years, […]