Three separate teens have built nuclear fusion reactors.
Ria Chhabra found that fruit flies that eat organic produce are healthier.
Last week, the airplanes of the future filled the sky over Paris. Here are our favorites.
I want *that* head on *that* body.
A Doctor Who-themed satellite got funding on Kickstarter, and will get launched into space at the end of the year. (But can it travel through time, too?)
Starts by blocking Defense Distributed’s gun files
I can't believe I just watched a team of real doctors inject a 6-year-old girl with a deadly disease... and smiled. Who knew something called a "serial killer" cell could bring so much unforgettable joy and happiness?
"In fiber optics, we can send light at different colors and keep them separate at the end of the line," Ramachandran said. In the past, when engineers wanted to send more information than can be handled by the current crop of colors, "we would jus
A dozen great ideas in gear, including a programmable flashlight, a customizable robot toy, and socks that'll last a lifetime
Cars have always symbolized freedom for Americans and the latest in auto-friendly technology is designed to make us even less restricted behind the wheel.
Thanks to the latest in clean robot technology, maintaining a healthy and kept-up home just became a little easier.
For an astrobiologist, going into the field doesn't have to mean going to another planet.
NASA transformed the International Space Station into a command center for a robot on Earth this month for a first-of-its-kind test drive of the technology and skills needed to remotely operate robots on the moon, Mars or an asteroid.
Most octopuses take the million-to-one-odds strategy when it comes to reproduction.
We came across this video compilation of the best 77 Vines, and just had to share it with you. They come from a YouTube channel called Vine Compilations, which you should definitely subscribe to.
Engineers seek a cheaper biodegradable polymer.
Google bought one. So did Lockheed Martin, one of the world’s largest defense contractors. But we still can’t agree on what it is they bought.
It's an experimental "x-ray vision" device that's designed with everyday users in mind
And here you thought that the main benefit a wireless connection was just for making sure that you didn't have to drag a super-long Ethernet cord wherever you went. Researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory have
WARNING: This video will blow your mind.
A duck with a backward foot is getting a second chance, thanks to 3D printing technology.
In December of 1942, an experiment that would change the world was taking place at the University of Chicago. After years of research and a month of construction, the world's first nuclear reactor, Chicago Pile-1, was ready for testing.
The study did not show a cause-and-effect link between CMV and Alzheimer's. It is possible that other stimulants of inflammation, including other viral infections, might also lead to the brain changes seen in the study, which could cause a decline i
British Airways wants to finally replace paper tags, and maybe save you some time at the check-in counter.
The DARPA-funded Gazebo simulation software could make robotics accessible to everyone.
Scaremongers play on the idea that robots will simply replace people on the job. In fact, they can become our essential collaborators, freeing us up to spend time on less mundane and mechanical challenges.
A move to create babies with DNA from three people to avoid passing on rare, incurable diseases has government backing in the U.K. The procedure, known as three genetic parents or mitochondrial replacement technology, involves DNA from a man’s spe
provides a spatial resolution of 20 microns — smaller than the width of a single strand of human hair and 50 times more refined than existing reference brains available for scientific study.
New technology from IBM will help monitor and conserve the "Queen of American Lakes."
Fiber-optic cables that deliver Internet service are almost filled to the brim with data, but a novel experiment has demonstrated that they may be able to carry much more.