Fist Bumps & the Zombie Apocalypse
A fist bump transmits about 1/20th of the pathogens as compared to a regular handshake.
IBM Breaks EUV Throughput Record
An ASML NXE3300B extreme ultraviolet scanner exposed 637 wafers in 24 hours in its first test at an IBM facility in Albany, N.Y., but still has miles to go before it is ready for commercial use.
Pi in the Sky Over New York
Residents of the five boroughs (and even that far away land, New Jersey) viewed the intersection of science and nature earlier this month, with a skyscraper-sized cryptic message causing many eyes to gaze upward.
Kid-Friendly Science Museums We Love
In summer, parents find themselves groping for the perfect spot to take the kids -- some science or tech museum where they might learn something. We asked our editors to recommend favorites in their neighborhoods.
Ushering in Big-Data & Giga-Scale Design Challenges
Giga-scale designs are moving from traditional FastSPICE applications to new giga-scale SPICE simulators.