Michael Minto

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This Overlooked Theory Could Be The Missing Piece That Explains How The EM Drive Works

What if it doesn't break the laws of physics?<p>Ever since the EM drive first made headlines, science lovers have puzzled over how the propulsion system …

Scientists Are Getting Closer to Making Edible Gelatin Robots That Can Function Inside Your Body

In the near future, you may be able to eat a robot that will heal you or provide nutrients.<p>It may sound like science fiction, but researchers are …

Robotics

America's Protected Natural Areas Are Polluted, By Noise

There are thousands of parks, refuges and wilderness areas in the U.S. that are kept in something close to their natural state. But one form of pollution isn't respecting those boundaries: man-made noise.<p>What Sound Looks Like<p>A model was developed to understand relationships between measured sound …

Zion National Park

China Bans ‘Muhammad’ and ‘Jihad’ as Baby Names in Heavily Muslim Region

BEIJING — The Chinese government, further tightening its grip on Muslims in western China, has prohibited parents from choosing names like “Muhammad,” “Arafat” and “Jihad” for their children.<p>Officials described the ban, introduced this month, as part of an effort to “curb religious fervor” in the …

China