Volume 47 Issue 8 • August 2010

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  • IEEE Spectrum - Front cover

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s): 1c
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  • Table of contents

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s): 1
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  • Table of contents [Online]

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s): 3
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  • Reporting From the Field [back story]

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s): 4
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  • Contributors

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s): 6
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  • Whimsy and Invention [Spectral lines]

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s): 7
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  • Forum

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s): 8
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  • The Gulf spill's lessons for robotics

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):9 - 11
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  • Gliders in the Gulf

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):10 - 11
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  • Targeted relief

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):11 - 12
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  • Taiwan sees clouds in its forecast

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s): 13
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  • A dark-horse green laser shines

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s): 14
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  • Apartment for the apocalypse [The big picture]

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):16 - 17
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  • 3-D in the home [tools & toys]

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):18 - 19
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  • New dimension [tools & toys]

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):20 - 21
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  • 3-D video games [tools & toys]

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s): 22
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  • Hacking the planet [technically speaking]

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s): 23
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  • Reactors redux

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):25 - 32
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    The paper presents the seven contenders of nuclear reactor design fo r a desperately needed revival and also discussed how it works, advantage and disadvantages of each. View full abstract»

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  • Home, smart home

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):34 - 38
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    Judging by looks alone, you'd never guess that the simple one-and-a-half-story house on a residential street outside Arhus, Denmark, is anything more than an ordinary single-family home. The stylish little house has the broad windows and long sloping roof of a typical Scandinavian home; a trampoline sits on the neatly trimmed lawn. But this house is different. Using ecologically benign materials, ... View full abstract»

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  • Liar!

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):40 - 53
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    I'm here to investigate No Lie MRI, a San Diego company that is offering US $5000 "truth-verification" sessions. Around my head, a superconducting electromagnet cooled to within a few degrees of absolute zero generates a magnetic field that's about 50000 times as strong as Earth's. View full abstract»

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  • Beyond the black box

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):46 - 51
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    This article discusses aeronautical engineering and safety engineering. View full abstract»

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  • Who has the fastest internet?

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s): 60
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