Irish teen wins Google Science Fair with project to remove microplastics from water
August 1, 2019, 12:38 p.m. by Ben Bolton
18-year-old's project could help lead the way to cleaner oceans.
Just when you thought they couldn't re-invent the pillow, along comes NASA ...
September 17, 2018, 9:21 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Space-age tech may finally cure face-sweating.
A Smarter way to find your way around Paris (and maybe other cities)
January 20, 2015, 11:59 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
Paris can be pretty unfriendly to tourists, but SmarterParis is a friendly new app that can make it easier.
4 plug-in hybrids making noise at Detroit Auto Show
January 13, 2015, 1:02 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
Despite $2 a gallon gas, automakers are still going green, and the popularity of the gas-electric range extender format is just one example.
These aren't the 'droids you're looking for (except one)
January 12, 2015, 1:01 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
What will our household robot look like and what will it do? Probably not what we're seeing at CES this year, but there is one that has promise.
Why 3-D food printing makes sense for nursing homes
June 12, 2014, 12:34 p.m. by Kimi Harris
When you can’t properly chew or shallow, eating can be a chore, but specialty created food can help.
Honeywell launches Lyric, a thermostat that keeps tabs on your comings and goings
June 10, 2014, 5:09 p.m. by Matt Hickman
HVAC heavyweight Honeywell unveils Lyric, an attractive and eager-to-adapt household thermostat with GPS-based functionality.
Diamonds aren't just for rings: They could improve computers
March 27, 2014, 8:40 a.m. by Jesse Emspak, LiveScience
Physicists have gotten a first look at the way electrons spin in a tiny diamond wire, and it could mean big things for computer technology.
Astonished divers come across a massive jellyfish off the coast of England
20 minutes in nature a day is your ticket to feeling better
Watch an elk herd run majestically across the Colorado foothills
16 houseplants that are almost impossible to kill
Rare encounter with piglet squid leaves deep sea explorers at a loss for scientific words
This finch has a coat of many colors, but its head hue is the key