Heat Engines Shrunk By Seven Orders of Magnitude
Can the physics gurus please put cubic micrometers in perspective for us common mortals? Is that as big as a grain of rice or a head of a pin?
10^7 micrometers is.... a spehrical cow? a toaster?
Yes, someone explain how many of them would fit into the library of congress.
Introducing the Warpship
Oh that part is relatively simple: Just throw yourself at the ground and miss.
I never knew I had such good aim.
The Herschel Telescope Close To Blast Off
I thought red-shift was caused by the direction and speed the object is traveling in relation to us, not its distance.
It's both actually. Due to the expansion of the universe, objects that are further away from us are moving away from us faster than closer objects. Hubble's Law
Using Speed Cameras To Send Tickets To Your Enemies
Actually, if people aren't running the lights they make it more likely to run the light by shortening the yellow light. Several cities have been caught doing so already.
Inside the World's Most Advanced Planetarium
They didn't even get the money. They released a statement after the debate http://www.adlerplanetarium.org/pressroom/pr/2008_10_08_AdlerStatement_aboutdebate.pdf
Ancient Yeast Used To Brew Modern Beer
If you want to try it looks like you're going to have to go to California.