Physicists need love, too. Just ask Paul Frampton, the physics professor who was sentenced recently after an alleged scam involving drugs and a bikini model.
The discovery of the Higgs boson is kind of a big deal. Stephen Hawking certainly thinks so: he says it should net Peter Higgs, the scientist after which the particle is named, a Nobel prize. But it's not all good news, because the result has lost him $100.
According to Stephen Hawking, building a time machine isn't hard: "All you need is a wormhole, the Large Hadron Collider or a rocket that goes really, really fast." Just grab one of those and hop right through the fourth dimension.
Ok, so we're not sure about the rating part (yet), but lonely British physicist Stephen Hawking is about to star in his first movie. Titled "Beyond the Horizon," the Imax 3D film will bring Hawking and his high-tech wheeelchair to the big screen. In it, Hawking is approached by a young, voluptuous reporter eager to…
Geared toward the paranoid or voyeuristic home and small business owner, the HNC290G WiFi camera lets you view wirelessly exactly what's going on on your property anytime, anywhere. Well, there's a wire for the AC adapter, but other than that, totally wireless.
This odd-looking gadget from Hawking doesn't pick up alien signals, but it does let you boost any WiFi signal by up to a hard-to-believe 300 percent. The HWU8DD Hi-Gain USB Wireless-G Dish Adapter connects to either a computer or laptop using Wireless-B or Wireless-G network and a USB connection, and uses dish…