Jamie McIntire

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The best place to put your router, according to physics

Electromagnetic radiation — it might sound like something that you'd be better off avoiding, but electromagnetic waves of various kinds underpin our …

The First Auction for Algorithms Is Attracting $1,000 Bids

Back in 1986 Hal Abelson, a professor of computer science and electrical engineering at MIT, stood in front of room of students and welcomed them to …

NASA's asteroid capture mission is a testbed for trips to Mars

NASA is finally done assessing its two options for the Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM). Its final choice? Option B: it plans to grab a chunk of its target asteroid and take the boulder-sized piece to the moon's orbit. While Option A sounded more exciting -- it entailed capturing an entire asteroid …

Largest genetics study ever shows humans are evolving faster than previously thought

<b>By Hannah Devlin, The Guardian</b><p><i>Results of largest ever genetics study of a single population could also help refine dates for major events during</i> …

Watch SpaceX test its amazing SuperDraco rockets from a few feet away

The Space Shuttle was cool in action, but on paper it sounded like a particularly capacious way to get to work in the mornings. Spaceships should really have cooler names. Elon Musk's SpaceX understands this — the private company's newest Dragon craft is equipped with four SuperDraco pods, each …

British robots glimpse inside the Fukushima nuclear plant

Japan may be obsessed with robots, but it is a British company that has solved the "impossible" problem of visualising the radiation leaks inside the crippled reactor buildings at Fukushima<p>State-of-the-art British imaging technology has been deployed at Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant to …

Maingear Torq Review: Cool And Quiet Liquid-Cooled PC Gaming

I’ve been reviewing and evaluating gaming PCs for several years. Each time I sit down to write a review like this, I ask myself one tough question: “Is <i>this</i> the machine that would convert me from building my own rigs to buying a custom, boutique system? The machine that gets everything right? Would …