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Tue, Aug 19, 2014 11:20 AM
Rubber bullets, tear gas and sound cannons may be nonlethal but they can still cause physical harm.
Researchers from Harvard University and Japan's RIKEN Institute claimed they could create stem cells quickly and easily - but the scientific community is questioning their data.
Audi and Volvo will roll out luxury electric cars in the U.S. market early next year. Both companies admire Tesla's strategy, but can they match the Model S as objects of desire?
Although not the flashiest thing on the block, GE unveils a WiFi-connected LED bulb with a more agreeable price point than its peers.
Many of the social media network's users were outraged to learn they could've been unwitting participants in a 2012 study in which their emotions were manipulated.
In the past year alone, Big Data analysis has correctly forecasted several historical events. But if we can know the future, can we change it?
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.
New York Times contributor blogs about cars and other interesting ways of getting around.