31 October 2012

Success of the Cell Network

It seems like the communications network for mobile phones weathered out storm Sandy quite well. This article gives an interesting perspective on how changing commercial goals can help with emergency system performance as well.

20 October 2012


Science policy is an important topic that doesn't get as much attention as it should. The Scientific American put out this article on the presidential candidates and their positions on various areas of science policy. Use it to educate yourself on their positions-- and don't forget to vote!

14 October 2012

In case you're looking for some Halloween costume ideas...

There are some excellent suggestions here. I'd go as Ohm, but I might get some resistance.