January 16, 2017, 9:52 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Used to detect various blood infections, the 'paperfuge' can be made for less than 20 cents.
Mechanical object frozen to the coldest temperature ever
January 14, 2017, 9:43 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The temperature was below the supposed quantum limit, bending the laws of physics.
Amateur archaeologists stumble upon ancient Italian 'Stonehenge'
January 10, 2017, 11:56 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The sundial and surrounding site may date back as far as 3000 B.C.
Let's make a resolution to get rid of these ridiculous, messed-up measurements
January 3, 2017, 1:17 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
Everything from the way we tell time to the way we measure things and plug in our phones is screwed up.
Border security may soon be staffed by lie-detecting robots
December 30, 2016, 3:33 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
An AVATAR kiosk can detect changes in physiology and behavior.
Don't forget to add that extra leap second on Dec. 31
December 29, 2016, 12:29 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Because 2016 wasn't long enough, it's getting an extra second.
Amazon Go is more than just a grocery store with no checkout
December 19, 2016, 2:20 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
Amazon may be about to do to food what it did to books.
Look what happens when you add a tiny bit of olive oil to lake water
December 15, 2016, 11:07 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
This is the easiest way to ensure smooth sailing.