Scientists create 'wormhole' in the lab that tunnels through magnetic fields
August 26, 2015, 10:26 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Evidence is elusive for space-time wormholes, but scientists can create magnetic versions.
Water-conserving Nebia shower system is the toast of Silicon Valley
August 26, 2015, 3:48 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Sure, it's backed by Apple's Tim Cook. But would you spend $300 on a shower apparatus?
Origami inspires new ways to fold curved objects
August 24, 2015, 10:50 a.m. by Andrew Silver, LiveScience
A new understanding of folding could change satellites, robots and even medicine capsules.
Why the Prime Meridian won't stay put
August 20, 2015, 10:22 a.m. by Charles Q. Choi, LiveScience
And does this moving line make it harder to determine latitude and longitude?
What's at 'the peak of inflated expectations' now?
August 19, 2015, 5:03 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
It's remarkable how almost every new idea follows the same pattern of expectations and then disillusionment.
Bill Gates and others invest in revolutionary gene-editing technology
August 12, 2015, 12:58 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Big money is being poured into a technology that could make it possible to modify your DNA.
Goodbye, classroom: The next big thing is 'competency-based education'
August 7, 2015, 1:53 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
Our current education system is bloated and expensive. But are the alternatives any better?