Thu, Apr 03, 2014 12:45 PM
As doctors and patients turn to digital devices for assistance, will we soon see a robot perform brain surgery?
Thu, Apr 03, 2014 9:29 AM by Denise Chow, LiveScience
One of the division's main focuses will be on developing new techniques to identify and protect against infectious diseases.
Sustainability—A Long Term Approach
Wed, Apr 02, 2014 11:54 AM by Katia Moskvitch, Live Science
The use of phononic crystal scatters sound waves and lessens the noise caused by machines.
Tue, Apr 01, 2014 12:26 PM by John Platt
The computer can not only tell if you're happy, it can identify more complex emotions such as 'happily disgusted.'
Mon, Mar 31, 2014 2:17 PM by Owen Jarus, LiveScience
Those buried in the tomb likely had a connection to the military, or else they would not have been afforded a small pyramid for themselves.
Fri, Mar 28, 2014 11:24 AM
Honda wants to address the 2 major sources of CO2 emissions, houses and cars — and this innovative structure does just that.
Thu, Mar 27, 2014 3:29 PM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Creating the artificial yeast took seven years of stitching together pieces of DNA.
Wed, Mar 26, 2014 1:34 PM by Laura Poppick, LiveScience
The combination of the sunstones and a special disc gave the Viking a navigation tool that was comparable to modern magnetic pocket compasses.
Mon, Mar 24, 2014 9:03 PM by Bryan Nelson
The new materials could one day be used for building devices that have the properties of living things, such as the ability to self-heal.
Fri, Mar 21, 2014 8:50 AM by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Though it’s impossible to know whether the new tech would have helped Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, this radar trumps current radio-based signals.
Thu, Mar 20, 2014 12:23 PM by Marc Lallanilla, LiveScience
Using a simple formula, researchers may have zeroed in on the causes of why a society may collapse, and what it could mean for us.
Wed, Mar 19, 2014 12:31 PM by Erik Schechter, LiveScience
Advocates of lethal autonomous weapons highlight how ethical programming could make Terminator-esque robots more humane than human combatants.
Tue, Mar 18, 2014 10:12 PM by Starre Vartan
The winners of the Intel Science Talent Search might only be in high school, but they are already working on some of humanity's biggest challenges.
Tue, Mar 18, 2014 5:29 PM by Jenn Savedge
Worried about climate change? These new ideas may hold the answers we've all been looking for.
Tue, Mar 18, 2014 5:16 PM by Bryan Nelson
High-tech eyesight could soon be possible thanks to contact lenses that allow you to see in thermal infrared or UV light.