Facial recognition software could help save endangered lemurs
February 20, 2017, 3:02 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The software, usually used to identify humans, is identifying individual lemurs for conservation research.
In the voice recognition era, good hearing will matter even more
February 13, 2017, 8:41 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
You can't have an Internet of Voice without an Internet of Hearing, so protect those ears!
Scientists invent paper that can be printed with light instead of ink
February 8, 2017, 8:58 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Paper can be reprinted up to 80 times, greatly reducing the waste associated with inkjet printing.
Hearables improve what you see as well as what you hear
February 6, 2017, 3:17 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
Connected hearing aids make everything better, not just your hearing.
This bot can fly like a bat — and that's no easy feat
February 4, 2017, 11:07 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Scientists have constructed a tiny and agile robot that flies like a bat.
Scientists transform used cooking oil into material that's stronger than steel
February 2, 2017, 6:06 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Graphene out of cooking oil? Breakthrough process could make the wonder material cheaper to produce.
Meet Boston Dynamics' family of strange and amazing robots
February 1, 2017, 11:34 a.m. by Michael Graham Richard
These robots imitate human and animal movements, making them impressive — and a little creepy.
Jobs in solar, wind power are growing 12 times faster than U.S. economy
January 28, 2017, 1 p.m. by Russell McLendon
A new report hints at the growing economic clout of renewable energy.
Scientists have created metallic hydrogen. Here's how it could change the world
January 27, 2017, 3:25 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Metallic hydrogen was once just a theory, but it now exists here on Earth.
'Smart glasses' automatically focus on whatever wearer is looking at
January 26, 2017, 11:47 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
You may never have to swap out reading glasses again.