Graphene ‘Nano-Origami’ Could Take Us Past the End of Moore’s Law

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Nuclear fusion: building a star on Earth is hard, which is why we need better materials

Inside a tokamak fusion reactor. Shutterstock/dani3315 Nuclear fusion is the process that powers the Sun and…

How watching TV in lockdown can be good for you – according to science

Finally some good news! bbernard/Shutterstock It’s easy to feel guilty when you’re lazing around in front…

We’re sleeping more in lockdown, but the quality is worse

Quality of sleep is important. Shutterstock/New Africa As the pandemic spread in 2020 and nations entered…

This Wild Video Maps the Entire Internet and Its Evolution Since 1997

This Wild Video Maps the Entire Internet and Its Evolution Since 1997 In the early days…

This Week’s Awesome Tech Stories From Around the Web (Through February 27)

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Evolution: lab-grown ‘mini brains’ suggest one mutation might have rewired the human mind

The brains of humans are subtly different from those of Neanderthals. Petr Student/Shutterstock How we humans…

The World’s First 3D Printed School Will Be Built in Madagascar

The World’s First 3D Printed School Will Be Built in Madagascar 3D printed houses have been…

THIS IS NOT WORKING: Extinction Rebellion statement on the UNFCCC report

The UNFCCC announcement today is a clear sign – it is time to admit that world…

We sequenced the cave bear genome using a 360,000-year-old ear bone and had to rewrite their evolutionary history

Cave bears are now extinct. Shutterstock/Liliya Butenko Cave bears were giant plant eating bears that roamed…