Webb spots most distant active supermassive black hole | Digital Trends

In addition to observing specific objects such as galaxies and distant planets here in our solar system, the James Webb Space Telescope is also used to perform large-scale surveys of parts of the sky. These surveys look at large swathes of the sky to identify important targets such as very distant and very ancient galaxies, … Read more

The digital future can count on optical electronics and ultra-fast computers

one hand holds a bundle of optical fibers between thumb and forefinger

If you’ve ever wished you had a faster phone, computer, or internet connection, you’ve come across the personal experience of reaching a technology limit. But there may be help on the way. Over the past few decades, scientists and engineers like myself have worked to develop faster transistors, the electronic components underpinning modern electronic and … Read more