Latest Dmitri Krioukov Stories

Scientist Uses Physics To Get Out Of Traffic Ticket
2012-04-16 13:28:22

Move over, Sheldon Cooper! Need someone to ‘fix’ your traffic ticket? Don’t bother chasing down a connection at the police station. Instead, try giving your old physics teacher a call.

2010-09-11 01:57:39

The San Diego Supercomputer Center and Cooperative Association for Internet Data Analysis (CAIDA) at the University of California, San Diego, in a collaboration with researchers from Universitat de Barcelona in Spain and the University of Cyprus, have created the first geometric “atlas” of the Internet as part of a project to prevent our most ubiquitous form of communication from collapsing within the next decade or so.

Word of the Day
  • A hairdresser.
The word 'friseur' comes from French friseur, from friser ("to curl, frizz").