In a previous post, Can gold melt at room temperature? Melting temperature depression!, we talked about how the color of gold
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Why do glaciers sometimes look blue? Hint: it’s not for the same reason we see blue as the color of the sky!
On this episode of the podcast, we have an interview with Dr. Robert Hamers, following up on his recent blog post. Bob is the Director of the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology, and he tells us about a recent family trip to Alaska that got him wondering about why some glaciers have an amazing blue color.
Recently I had the fortune to visit the state of Alaska. While there, I took a boat trip around the
Last July, IBM announced that it had developed a new computer chip that could boost computer speeds by 50%.1 The