How do you design industrial tools that can top the most heavy-duty diamond-tipped devices? Easy: you create a new material that’s even harder than diamond.
With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, a dozen roses may look like a lackluster gift for the robot-lover in your life after seeing what Lingxiang Xiang built to woo his girlfriend — a Raspberry Pi-powered, voice-controlled R2-D2.
Inventors: do this to gadget chargers immediately.
Self-healing stretchable wires, by embedding liquid metal alloy in microchannels composed of self-healing polymer. These stretchable wires can be completely severed with scissors and rapidly self-heal both mechanically and electrically at ambient con
Lighting accounts for about 12 percent of total U.S. energy consumption.
Electronics supplier SparkFun designs dozens of products a year and they haven’t patented a single one.
The military research agency hopes to design and build an amphibious tank from scratch in three years.
NASA's decision to buy an inflatable new room for the International Space Station may push the module's builder —commercial spaceflight company Bigelow Aerospace — one step closer to establishing its own private stations in orbit.
A new kind of liquid-repelling coating sends any liquid bouncing, rolling, or wicking away.
We plan on rolling out a lot of new products in 2012. This is a review of the Stronghold Haywire Klamper.
Fibers spun from carbon nanotubes have the conductivity of copper and the strength of advanced composites.
New technology could let the screens on future devices wrap around corners, act like paper, and sense touch on the rear as well as the front.
A lightweight wearable display that tethers to a phone got its first public outing this week in Las Vegas.
Check out the Phantom at www.dji-innovations.com!
3D Printed Kamikaze Drones, Mini-Missles, Circuit Boards? (Popular Mechanics Innovators Panel: Breakthrough Awards 2012 Video)
Samsung Youm Display - Flexible AMOLED Display-
This is CF of Samsung Mobile Display & AMOLED. I'ts amazing and wonderful technology!!!
The world's longest stretch of high-speed railway opened in China yesterday (Dec. 26).
When it comes to phones, notebooks and portable game consoles, smaller is nearly always better. But sometimes a gadget just needs to be really, really huge.
(VIDEO & Links) - Imagine HD Video inches from the nose of the Statue of Liberty
It might make the astronaut wearing it look like a real-life Buzz Lightyear, but a new prototype spacesuit that NASA just finished testing represents the first major overhaul in spacesuit technology since 1998.
Look out, Apple, there's a new ultra small laptop on the market featuring cutting-edge hardware, a solid-state hard drive, and a glowing fruit icon on the lid.
You’ve heard the hype a hundred times: Physicists hope to someday build a whiz-bang quantum computer that can solve problems that would overwhelm an ordinary computer.
The LM-6 prototype AVE system
One of the decal-like solar panels, applied to a business card
A newly-developed codec could make pixels obsolete within five years, according to its creators
The hexapod hexacopter hybrid created by a team at Mad Labs Industries
The Voltitude V1 has been dubbed the 'Swiss Army Bike'
Practical high-energy laser weapons came a step closer to reality in November as Rheinmetall tested its new 50 kW high-energy weapon laser demonstrator.
New Zealand architectural and interior design firm W2 has never designed a caravan before – and it shows. The Romotow fold-out luxury caravan is unlike anything we've come across before.