Science itself can be spooky enough, yet millions of people believe in ghosts: a 2005 Gallup poll found that over a third of Americans reckon houses can be haunted, while some 32 per cent believed specifically in ghosts. More recently, a 2013 HuffPost/YouGov poll indicated that 45 per cent thought ghosts exist. According to some, a […]
When news hit the headlines this month that IBM researchers had created the world’s smallest movie, we may well have gasped in astonishment at the ability of scientists to manipulate objects so small. But extreme miniaturisation is fast becoming routine in the world of technology.