Move over, MacGyver. The new word on the street is 'frugal innovation'
October 7, 2015, 7:30 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
Making things from the stuff around us is as old as the hills, but new technology makes it easier than ever.
New lightweight aluminum-steel alloy rivals titanium in strength
October 5, 2015, 2:04 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The alloy could be the building material of the future, offering major advances in strength-to-weight ratio.
3-D printed car and home live in symbiotic off-grid harmony
September 30, 2015, 4:15 p.m. by Matt Hickman
A solar-powered home that can charge a car is one thing. But what if power flowed the other way, as well?
Brains connected over the internet in breakthrough mind-reading experiment
September 25, 2015, 9:50 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Is it possible to read another person's mind? With the help of an EEG and the internet, yes.
Paralyzed man walks using brain-wave system
September 25, 2015, 10:03 a.m. by Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
Researchers combined two technologies to allow the man to send commands to his legs.
Schrödinger's cat experiment to be tested using live organisms for the first time
September 22, 2015, 3:24 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
What will happen to a living organism placed in a state of quantum superposition? We're about to find out.