Scientists Map the Geometry of a Single Electron for the First Time
The new research could be useful for the development of spin-based quantum computers.
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No One Trusts Big Telecom to Build a Better Broadband Access Map
After years of opposing measures that would make broadband availability maps better, a telecom trade group says it is "leading the charge" on creating a better map.
Here's an Interactive Map That Shows How Climate Change Will Affect Your Town in 60 Years
If we do nothing to curb greenhouse gas emissions, the weather in New York City will feel like Alabama and Los Angeles will be as hot as the tip of the Baja Peninsula.
Scientists Can’t Fix Map of Earth’s Magnetic Field Thanks to the Government Shutdown
The federal government was set to update the World Magnetic Model but had to delay it because of the shutdown.
Shocking Maps Show How Humans Have Reshaped Earth Since 1992
Generated from satellite data, the maps track losses and gains of land used for agriculture, forests, urbanization, and more.
Google Blames Users For Renaming Senate Office Building After John McCain
The Russell Senate Office Building appeared as the McCain Senate Office Building on Google Maps Wednesday.
Scientists Want the FDA to Designate MDMA a 'Breakthrough Therapy' for PTSD
A new study found ecstasy and psychotherapy “significantly decreased” symptoms of PTSD in veterans and first responders.
The Military-Industrial Complex Roots of GPS
The evolution of the global positioning system, the greatest non-internet idea to come out of the Space Race, and why the military initially hobbled it.
Following a Google Map to Nowhere Is Easy. Getting Out Is Hard
The connected map, the GPS dot, is a different sense of safety than the static map.
I Broke My Phone Biking 180 Miles Alone in Europe
Without being able to reliably use GPS, I felt lost.
Why 'Rocket League' Killed All Its Weird Maps
Pro players mostly want standardization, but a one-size-fits-all approach has drawbacks.
When Is It Time to Disobey GPS Directions?
“She had ignored her phone’s instructions.”