Volume 38 Issue 3 • March 2001

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  • Amiga: the computer that wouldn't die

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):40 - 46
    Cited by:  Papers (3)
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    In this paper, the author describes how, having outlived a number of its corporate owners, and spurred on by its passionate users, the Amiga computer is going back to market again-but this time, in very different forms. View full abstract»

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  • Are hybrid vehicles worth it?

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):47 - 50
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    In this paper, the author describes how, despite superior fuel economy and low emissions, hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs) cost too much at present to make economic sense. View full abstract»

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  • Making chips to probe genes

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):54 - 60
    Cited by:  Papers (38)  |  Patents (11)
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    In this paper, the author describes how biochips are now a critical tool for analyzing the human genome-and a lucrative product attracting technology giants. View full abstract»

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  • Building networks on the fly [cellular radio]

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):61 - 65
    Cited by:  Patents (6)
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    In this paper, the author describes how, in order to communicate digitally, anywhere, any time, cell phones and other devices need built in connectivity, or discovery, software that works automatically over all sorts of networks. View full abstract»

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  • Electronic realism [art and technology]

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):68 - 73
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    In this paper, the author describes how a cadre of students and educators is using the latest digital techniques to animate art and humanize technology. View full abstract»

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  • The human genome project: help wanted

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s): 9
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  • Bridging the divide between technologists and policy-makers

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):15 - 19
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    Modern governments face an increasing number of issues that require extensive knowledge of science or technology for effective decision-making. These include issues of health care, environment, energy, agriculture, national defense, communications and transportation, to name a few. There is no shortage of expertise to address these issues; the majority of scientists and engineers who have ever liv... View full abstract»

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  • Leaving on your own terms

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):75 - 76
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  • The hidden revolution [Book Review]

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):78 - 80
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  • Hitting the books every which way

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s): 81
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  • 2001: Technology and the movie [Reflections]

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s): 102
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