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Thu, Jul 31, 2014 2:24 PM
And by scary, we mean awesome. Besides, you can check out these terrifying coasters from the safety of your computer screen.
The outlet-hogging reign of night lights may soon be over thanks to the ingenious SnapRays Guidelight from Snap Power.
Centuries ago, it was a mystery how some lifeforms came to be, so early scientists developed their own theories — and some were rather wacky.
Designed in 1927, this thoroughly modern interpretation of what a filling station could be lay dormant for more than 80 years. But now it's finally been built — as part of a Buffalo museum.
The fact that you live in an overpriced urban shoebox shouldn't stop you from flexing your culinary muscle from time to time ...
'Road coffee' isn't just for truckers anymore. The new frontier for driver distraction is an in-car 12-volt espresso maker.
Professor Hiroshi Ishiguro's androids blur the line between humanity and technology, and he believes his headline-grabbing Geminoids even have souls.
While the elusive particle has reaffirmed the Standard Model of physics, the model still cannot account for dark matter or gravity.
The Eco-Marathon brings together the best and the brightest students from high school to college to create the most efficient cars that run on gas, solar, electricity and other fuel sources.
A free-spirited robot named hitchBOT is depending on the kindness of strangers as he travels across Canada this summer, posting selfies as he goes.
The bust will become part of a collection at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery.
Scientists have long sought to understand the 'Neanderthalization process' by which modern humans and Neanderthals evolved apart.
Vapor trails left by aircraft can be significantly reduced by adding a negligible distance to the length of flights, say researchers.
Here's a mathematical solution to dried-out cake.
During the high season of tracking in dirt and debris from the outdoors, Dyson releases a new cordless vacuum specifically design to work magic on carpets and hard flooring.
The researchers will display their scent devices, called oPhones, in cafes in Paris to test the devices' business potential at places where aromas matter.
New York Times contributor blogs about cars and other interesting ways of getting around.