NIST's ytterbium-based atomic clock measures the difference between seconds to the quintillions part, and could have practical applications.
The Biometric Enrollment and Screening Device uses a combination of facial, thumb and iris scans matched against an internal database to identify persons encountered on the battlefield.
A project to restore lost reefs along the coast of the Arabian Peninsula is an example of what environmental agencies can do to reverse ecological damage.
Aspera and Intel combine technologies to get 10 gigabits/sec transfer speeds over a wide area network.
The semi-autonomous Wave Gliders, which have performed well in rough conditions for NOAA, show potential for Guard duty.
The Forest Service is trying new technologies to help improve information sharing− and safety − for firefighters. Don’t overlook satellite phones.
The creator of the venerable Linpack benchmark says its value as a proxy for real-world performance "has become very low," so he's created an alternative.
MIT researchers show how one computer connected to a cloud can spy on every other computer in that cloud. But they have a solution.
The Voyager spacecraft, with their 36-year-old systems and 68KB of computing capacity, may soon exit the solar system.
The Scorpius 2.0 is an example of what's possible with Intel's new low-power, high-performance processors.