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Asteroid-Mining Firm's First Spacecraft Deploys from Space Station
The first spacecraft of the asteroid-mining venture Planetary Resources will test technologies for...
(Jul 20, 2015)
Test-Driving an Audi With Laser Headlights
These lights make for warmer whites and brighter brights; they let me drive faster on a test track...
(Jul 20, 2015)
The 2015 Top Ten Programming Languages
New languages enter the scene, and big data makes its mark
(Jul 20, 2015)
Interactive: The Top Programming Languages 2015
New languages enter the scene, and big data makes its mark
(Jul 20, 2015)
First FAA-Approved Drone Delivery Is a Success, but Does It Matter?
A drone delivered medical supplies to a rural clinic with FAA approval
(Jul 20, 2015)
Airless Tires Roll Towards Consumer Vehicles
Hankook puts its iFlex airless tire through consumer-oriented ride and handling tests
(Jul 17, 2015)
Diesel-Powered Fuel Cell Produces Clean Electricity
Can diesel fuel be made green
(Jul 17, 2015)
Video Friday: Bacteria Driving Robot, Drone With Gun, and Freaky Snakebot
The most exciting place in robotics right now: Video Friday
(Jul 17, 2015)
Why Aren't Supercomputers Getting Faster Like They Used To?
Experts dream of reaching exascale computation rates by 2020, but it may take longer than expected
(Jul 17, 2015)
Build A Better Bike Computer
A Raspberry Pi and Kindle make vital information about your bicycle journey readable
(Jul 17, 2015)
Intel Hits Snag On The Way To Next-Generation Chips
Moore's Law's steady cadence hits another hiccup. Will more follow?
(Jul 16, 2015)
Transactive Energy Controls Survive First Test in Pacific Northwest
The future of distributed energy resources will need far more automation
(Jul 16, 2015)
Two Great Photovoltaic Materials Brought Together Make Better LEDs
Researchers combine quantum dots and perovskite that could lead to a hyper-efficient LED
(Jul 16, 2015)
Robotic Construction Gets Fancy at ETH Zurich's Digital Fabrication Lab
Bricklaying robots, building structures out of rubble, and creative concrete are all works in...
(Jul 16, 2015)
Weyl Fermions Found, a Quasiparticle That Acts Like a Massless Electron
“Weyltronics” could lead to superefficient circuits and new quantum computers
(Jul 16, 2015)
Plastic Roads Sound Like a Crazy Idea, Maybe Aren’t
Just one word: plastics
(Jul 16, 2015)
Antineutrino Detectors Could Be Key to Monitoring Iran's Nuclear Program
New kinds of compact antineutrino detectors could be the next nuclear safeguard
(Jul 15, 2015)
ReWalk Robotics's New Exoskeleton Lets Paraplegic Stroll the Streets of NYC
Yesterday, a paralyzed man strapped on a pair of robotic legs and stepped out a hotel door in...
(Jul 15, 2015)
Range Rover Recall is Due to a Software Glitch
It's a small recall--just 65,000 vehicles--but it's the thin edge of the entering wedge for cars...
(Jul 15, 2015)
New Study Finds Feedback Loop Between Air Travel and Climate Change
Increased jet stream winds from warming climate could lengthen flights, causing more climate-...
(Jul 15, 2015)