‘It’s like you have a hand again’: A…

Summary: Researchers with the University of Michigan have announced a breakthrough in nerve-controlled prosthetic technology, which allows amputees the ability to control their hands and fingers precisely, intuitively, and in real time. Original author and…

Two-Dimensional Metals Open Pathways to New Science

Summary: A new, atomically-thin materials platform developed by Penn State researchers in conjunction with Lawrence Berkeley National Lab and Oak Ridge National Lab will open a wide range of new applications in biomolecular sensing, quantum…

D-Star Hexaquark: a New Candidate for Dark Matter

Summary: Nuclear physicists at the University of York are putting forward a new candidate for dark matter – a particle they recently discovered called the d-star hexaquark. Original author and publication date: Brian Wong -…

Is life possible around black holes?

Summary: A new research paper has found a new potential habitat: a rocky planet orbiting just past the event horizon of a rapidly spinning supermassive black hole. Original author and publication date: Paul Sutter -…

Coronavirus and the Information War

Summary: Is the COVID-19 story the Information Age Pearl Harbor we’ve been expecting? Original author and publication date: Shelly Palmer - March 3, 2020 Futurizonte Editor's Note: We laugh at the Greek myths and call…