Chabot Space and Science Center is a first-class public Observatory. Richard Hay gives us the rich history of the Observatory and his time there.
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July 9, 2013 |
June 25, 2013 |
Is nanobiology the next step for the energy industry? Is it a game changer? David Michaelis takes a closer look.
June 4, 2013 |
Biotransducer Breakthough: Here's why, according to our global columnist David Michaelis, MS founder Bill Gates and biologist J. Craig Venter have profoundly differing views on biocomputers and their meaning to humans. Video, analysis, news.
May 25, 2013 |
Check out the new Exploratorium at Pier 15. Our Richard Hay brought a camera -- and brings you a terrific photo gallery. Frank Oppenheminer would be proud ...
May 23, 2013 |
Maker Faire 2013: Photo Gallery Tour, Our Richard Hay covers the Maker Faire in Silicon Valley live. With his camera -- and his eye for all things cool and obscure. Don't miss the 3D chess pieces. Your move.
May 20, 2013 |
Our Richard Hay digs into the Carmack Prize with details, pics and videos of the winning team -- AeroPac -- and how it managed to build a rocket that could reach 100K feet and still be recoverable. Most excellent.
May 18, 2013 |
MIT creates circuits from living cells. They add, multiply, divide, calculate logs and square roots. It's called synthetic biology. WILD.
May 2, 2013 |
A Boy and His Atom is the smallest movie ever. Created at IBM using two scanning tunneling microscopes, the 90-second wonder is explained and visible here.
April 24, 2013 |
NASA filmed the sun for three years straight. Here's the sun in three years in three minutes -- the video. Here's how NASA created the video, what space tech was required and where in the video you can catch comets, amazing flares and the Transit of Venus. Whoa.
April 8, 2013 |
The IBM 360 is 50 today. A dual IBM 360 Model 75 installation controlled spacecraft at NASA until 1981. NASA remembers. Here are some cool tech details.