Mon, Oct 13, 2014 3:40 PM by Matt Hickman
Adam finally gets his chance to shine in the (non-damaging) spotlight thanks to an LED overhaul set to undo the dim atmospherics of the 15th century chapel.
Thu, Oct 09, 2014 12:01 PM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
LEDs have many potential uses aside from serving as light fixtures, including transmitting data over the internet and water purification.
Sustainability—A Long Term Approach
Thu, Oct 09, 2014 11:54 AM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Using pressure sensors, the new prosthetic sends electrical signals to interact with limb's remaining nerves, which tell the brain that the limb is touching something.
Wed, Oct 08, 2014 9:31 AM by Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience
Advancements made by scientists allow us to see objects that are just billionths of a meter in size.
Tue, Oct 07, 2014 9:28 AM by Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience
To create a true white light requires red, green and blue light-emitting diodes — but the blue had been a surprising holdout until this trio of researchers came along.
Tue, Oct 07, 2014 9:25 AM by Devereaux Bell
High-tech java research aims to improve crops, cut costs and answer some vexing caffeine questions.
Mon, Oct 06, 2014 9:41 AM by Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience
'Place' and 'grid' cells in the hippocampus make it possible for rats to get their bearings and navigate.
Tue, Sep 30, 2014 10:01 AM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
For 60 years, CERN has made advances in science and technology.
Tue, Sep 30, 2014 6:46 AM by Jenn Savedge
Assaf Shaham hopes that artificial coral can offer a safe and environmentally sound alternative to human bone grafts.
Mon, Sep 29, 2014 7:50 PM by Bryan Nelson
Discovery proves that there's an invisible line separating advanced technology from magic.
Fri, Sep 26, 2014 7:48 AM by Jenn Savedge
Ciara Judge, Sophie Healy-Thow, and Émer Hickey found a way to boost plant production using naturally occurring bacteria.
Thu, Sep 25, 2014 5:29 PM by John Platt
Walter C. Phillips invented a code to help speed telegraph transmissions. 88 = Love.
Tue, Sep 23, 2014 1:03 PM by Russell McLendon
Humans evolved to be easily recognizable, a new study reports, revealing how social interaction can influence our appearance.
Mon, Sep 22, 2014 7:14 PM by Bryan Nelson
Lab-created substance composed partly of mussel foot proteins is stickier than the adhesive used by real mussels.
Fri, Sep 19, 2014 10:08 AM by Miriam Kramer, LiveScience
Other winners included researchers who used bacon to cure a bleeding disorder and scientists who dressed up as polar bears to study climate change.