Scientists Trapped Electrons In a Quantum Fractal (And It’s Wild!)

From Seeker. Fractals aren’t just crazy cool mathematically infinite shapes. They might just have the capacity to revolutionize modern electronics as we know it. There’s a Subterranean Biosphere Hiding in the Earth’s Crust and It’s MASSIVE – https://youtu.be/9h7DSJVeSG8 Read More: Electrons in 1.58 dimensions? What the frac! https://www.uu.nl/en/news/electrons-in-158-dimensions-what-the-frac “These behaviours give rise to different possibilities…

Scientists Impaled Space Junk With a Harpoon, Here’s Why That Matters

From Seeker. Space junk threatens to entomb Earth in an artificial bubble, but promising solutions for cleaning up our trash are on the horizon. Watch More Space Crafts! | https://bit.ly/2GqH0aO Read More: The Space Junk Problem Is About To Get A Whole Lot Gnarlier https://www.wired.com/story/the-space-junk-problem-is-about-to-get-a-whole-lot-gnarlier/ “Space junk is the colloquial name for orbital bits that…

Why Twisted Light Holds the Key to Radically Faster Internet

From Seeker. With this new nanophotonic device, scientists might have just unlocked how to harness the data transfer potential of “twisted light”. How Ferroelectricity Could Change the Way We Store Data- https://youtu.be/IwT_ECJ1TEY Read More: Angular-momentum nanometrology in an ultrathin plasmonic topological insulator film https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-018-06952-1 “Complementary metal–oxide–semiconductor (CMOS) technology has provided a highly sensitive detection platform…

Will This New Male Birth Control Gel Actually Work?

From Seeker. Right now, clinical trials are underway for a new form of birth control for men. What is it, and how does it work? The Science of Sex – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T8Ij700_gbI&list=PL6uC-XGZC7X7KDxomYqZNm3anpKsWUyI2 Read More: A Promising Male Birth Control Trial Is Finally Happening, But Some Women Are Furious https://www.sciencealert.com/a-large-male-birth-control-trial-is-finally-happening-but-some-women-are-furious “A large clinical trial launched this week…

This Nuclear Robot Could Tunnel for Alien Life on Europa

From Seeker. This nuclear-powered tunneling robot could one day find life on Europa. Here’s how it works. Thumbnail image courtesy Alexander Pawlusik, LERCIP Internship Program, NASA Glenn Research Center. NASA’s Crazy Plan to Send a Space Submarine to Titan – https://youtu.be/UYusz-MIJ4c Read More: Wild ‘Tunnelbot’ Designs Could Crack Secrets of Icy Jupiter Moon Europa https://www.space.com/42810-europa-tunnel-probe-designs-melt-ice.html…

How Did Roboticists Get This Ancient Fossil To Walk?

From Seeker. Advanced computer tomography scans are changing the way paleontologists are studying ancient life and “OroBOT” may be just the beginning. How Did Science Get Neanderthals So Wrong? – https://youtu.be/VAaTaZqleeY Read More: Reverse Engineering the Locomotion of a Stem Amniote https://biorob2.epfl.ch/pages/Orobates_interactive/ A powerfully interactive site that allows audience to adjust custom gats Study Finds…

We May Have Just Unlocked a Secret to How Life Started on Earth

From Seeker. Scientists have been trying to piece together the chemical recipe for how the building blocks of life originated. Now, they may have found it. A New Genetic Alphabet Is Creating Things Nature Has Never Seen – https://youtu.be/X3uHfRVjVVI Read More: Chemists find a recipe that may have jump-started life on Earth http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/10/chemists-find-recipe-may-have-jump-started-life-earth “Now, a…

These Sleep Engineers Could Help You Hack Your Dreams

From Seeker. A group at MIT’s Media Lab known as the “Dream Team” thinks you can harness your unconscious mind with tech you can wear to bed. Is the Cure for Superbugs Hiding Deep Under the Earth? – https://youtu.be/wu6kc8KIGXs Read More This MIT Machine Captures The Dreams You Never Remember https://www.fastcompany.com/90169959/this-mit-machine-captures-the-dreams-you-never-remember Beethoven, Poe, and Tesla…