- 6 iconoclastic discoveries about the brain
What we thought we knew, and what we think we now know.
- Mad About Muons
Some advice for Indiana Jones: use a cosmic ray detector next time.
- Microsoft Attempts to Patent the Very Essence of Humanity
Microsoft applies for what seems to be a patent of patenting.
- The Future Plastic
Plastic bags, when in landfills, may actually last indefinitely.
- Top Pentagon Scientists Fear Brain-Modified Foes
Ever wonder what keeps DARPA up at night?
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Originally published June 9, 2008