Answers to Technology Questions

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17 February 2015

Using our thumbs to control our smartphones is changing the activity in our brains.

23 November 2014

Are we there yet? We look at whether flights are going to be getting faster any time soon.

21 September 2014

Windows, computer screens and phones that never get grubby? What's the chemistry making that self cleaning glass...

16 September 2014

We've been hacking our heads in order to find out what makes a secure password. Plus we ask, how does self-...

08 April 2014

Is it okay to use a new phone straight from the box, or should you charge it up first?

07 April 2014

Does a computer need more data storage than human DNA? Surely, our processing power is greater

31 March 2014

Are our modern lifestyles changing our DNA and leading to evolutionary changes? Will digits evolve to be more sensitive...

26 March 2014

Is elevator style travel across Earth a possibility?

24 December 2013

Please advise if you have any info on which type of lighting to use in the house. I recently heard that LED lights have...

02 December 2013

Why do lights lure moths and other insects at night? Are they mistaking the glow of a lamp for for faint luminscence of...