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Senior Technology Editor — Scientific American

Senior editor, Scientific American. Author, Bottled Lightning. Next book: on the Event Horizon Telescope & the quest to see to the edge of a black hole (Ecco)

Screens That Correct for Your Vision and More World Changing Ideas [VIDEO]

scientificamerican.com — A closer look at some of the breakthroughs on the cover of the December issue of Scientific American As Scientific American contributor Rachel Nuwer explains in our December issue, 40 percent of 40-year-olds in the U.S. wear reading glasses.

Quasars, Black Holes, and the Origins of “Intercontinental Radio Astronomy”

blogs.scientificamerican.com — The views expressed are those of the author and are not necessarily those of Scientific American. Not long ago I came across a piece in the Scientific American archives from the earliest days of very-long baseline radio interferometry, the technique employed by the Event Horizon Telescope.

World Changing Ideas 2014

What’s the Weirdest Thing You’ve Brought Through Airport Security?

The Black Hole in Interstellar Looks Amazingly Realistic

blogs.scientificamerican.com — The views expressed are those of the author and are not necessarily those of Scientific American. Wired has a fun piece about physicist and black-hole guru Kip Thorne's work on the film Interstellar , which comes out November 7.

Secretive Company Claims Battery Breakthrough

scientificamerican.com — Two of the most sacred numbers in the electric-vehicle industry are 300 miles and $100. The first is generally considered to be the distance electric cars need to travel on a single charge for Americans to take them seriously.

Giving ALMA a Heart Transplant

blogs.scientificamerican.com — The views expressed are those of the author and are not necessarily those of Scientific American. Before they can see Sagittarius A*, the black hole at the center of the Milky Way, the astronomers of the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) must complete an epic to-do list.

How to See a Black Hole: Introducing Dark Star Diaries

blogs.scientificamerican.com — The views expressed are those of the author and are not necessarily those of Scientific American. Email Print The image you see here is a computer-generated model of the black hole at the center of the Milky Way, which we call Sagittarius A*.

From Gadgets To Galaxies: Conference Reports

scientificamerican.com — Scientific American technology editor Seth Fletcher talks about the recent Consumer Electronics Show and astronomy editor Clara Moskowitz discusses last month's American Astronomical Society conference.

Yes, Robots Are Coming for Our Jobs-Now What?

scientificamerican.com — M.I.T. economist Erik Brynjolfsson explains how technology has affected economic growth and productivity, and how human workers can adapt But what do we do about the decoupling of productivity and employment? If technology creates a class of permanently underemployed people, the social effects could be awful, and a lot of people are very worried about it.
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Dec 18, 2014

RT @WillOremus: Of course he does. RT @emilychangtv: Peter Thiel takes human growth hormone every day bloom.bg/1wmHT8I

Dec 17, 2014

RT @peterwsinger: N Korea has murdered 2 US soldiers w/ axes (1976), sank an ally's ship, killing 46 (2010), tested nukes 3X. But hack celebrities? Too far.

Dec 17, 2014

RT @embeedub: In retrospect, it kind of makes sense that the "terrorists have won" moment involves James Franco.

Dec 17, 2014

Is this whole thing amazing for the careers of Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, or terrible? Honest question.

Dec 17, 2014

"The United States will restore full diplomatic relations with Cuba." Wow. nytimes.com/2014/12/18/wor…

Dec 17, 2014

RT @daveweigel: Hearty congratulations to America’s new ambassador to Cuba, Bill Ayers.

Dec 17, 2014

I wonder how long it will take for vacationing New Yorkers to ruin Havana.

Dec 16, 2014

RT @LeeBillings: To recap: NASA's Curiosity rover finds possible biosignature gas on Mars, but robust, rapid follow-up not guaranteed. scientificamerican.com/article/nasa-r…

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