Home / Tag Archives: electronics

Tag Archives: electronics

This Is the End of the Silicon Chip, Here’s What’s Next

Electronics keep getting smaller, and it’s all thanks to electric switches called transistors. When these little fellas replaced vacuum tubes, computers went from the size of entire rooms to merely the corner of a room. In the 60-odd years since, transistors have kept shrinking, scaling down and powering up our …

Read More »

How Is Your Phone Changing You?

Of the 7 billion people on Earth, roughly 6 billion own a cellphone, which is pretty shocking, given that only billion have access to a working toilet. So how are these popular gadgets changing your body and brain? If you’re looking down at your phone right now, your spine angle …

Read More »