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Tue, Nov 25, 2014 11:03 AM
Audi’s R8 e-tron sports car is finally a reality — with almost 300 miles on a charge.
Ciara Judge, Sophie Healy-Thow, and Émer Hickey found a way to boost plant production using naturally occurring bacteria.
Walter C. Phillips invented a code to help speed telegraph transmissions. 88 = Love.
It takes a certain type of (horrible) person to start arguments among strangers, and all those inflammatory comments won't just make you angry — they can influence your beliefs.
Last summer Felix Starck gave in to an extreme case of wanderlust and spent a year pedaling around the world.
The world's natural rubber comes from Southeast Asia, but the company is using an unassuming Texas bush to make its rubber all-American.
'Rise of the Hackers' exposes our vulnerability to computer crime and the best ways to curb it.
Humans evolved to be easily recognizable, a new study reports, revealing how social interaction can influence our appearance.
Lab-created substance composed partly of mussel foot proteins is stickier than the adhesive used by real mussels.
Public schools used to teach our kids how to drive, but not any more — and that's a problem.
Business mogul just became a new investor in the aerial drone startup 3D Robotics.
Other winners included researchers who used bacon to cure a bleeding disorder and scientists who dressed up as polar bears to study climate change.
Bacteria found in bees' honey stomachs can heal persistent wounds and beat drug-resistant 'superbugs,' a new study finds.
Despite fantastic cabin service and other amenities, these sky marathons can tax even seasoned travelers.
With the help of a smart (human) guinea pig, 'Hack My Brain' delves into the most complicated human organ, revealing cutting-edge ways to improve it.
By the time work on the 2nd Ave. Subway finally wraps up, New Yorkers may be soaring across the city aboard a network of aerial trams.
New York Times contributor blogs about cars and other interesting ways of getting around.