Creators: Center For Digital Arts & Experimental Media, University of Washington Community: Whales in the path of navy sonar tests Project: Unmanned subs that protect whales against the detrimental effects of sonar
By Steven Henry Madoff
Posted 07.25.2004 at 4:20 pm 0 Comments
For the 2004 Popular Science invitational design competition, we chose the theme of “technological CARE packages for the 21st century.” What good, we asked, might emerging technology do for global communities in need?
By Martha Harbison
Posted 07.25.2004 at 12:00 pm 0 Comments
Midwesterners beware: Although you’re assailed each year by voracious tornadoes, crop-flattening hailstorms and searing heat waves, it might be wise to start worrying about what’s going on below the surface. But earthquakes are just for Californians, right?
Five amazing, clean technologies that will set us free, in this month's energy-focused issue. Also: how to build a better bomb detector, the robotic toys that are raising your children, a human catapult, the world's smallest arcade, and much more.