VOLUME 105 | NUMBER 3 | May 2017
Building robots that are entirely soft requires the development of new components from valves to circuits, as well as ways to control deformable arms.
Mathematician and science writer Julie Rehmeyer talked with us about her memoir Through the Shadowlands, which recounts her experiences with myalgic encephalomyelitis, or chronic fatigue syndrome.
In Deepwater Horizon, engineers Earl Boebert and James M. Blossom reexamine one of the most horrifying technological disasters of recent memory: the blowout of an oil well in the Gulf of Mexico that destroyed a drilling rig, killed 11 crew members, and led to the largest marine oil spill in U.S. history.
The existence of dark matter and dark energy has gained acceptance through a variety of complementary cosmological research methods.
A radial layout continues to dominate visual expressions of information and data.
Is the living world more a result of happenstance or repeatable processes?
Analysis and simulation of online discussion sections show circumstances that can cause civil commentators to engage in aggressive behavior.
Many of these well-made mechanical calculating aids have outlasted the engineers who knew how to use them, but they remain culturally pervasive.
Infected cells produce an “eat me” signal so that they’re destroyed by the immune system. But what if you want an infection to last?
The Russian government is counting on young scientists to stimulate the economy through applied research.
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