June 18, 2019, 10:46 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The Internet's favorite undersea autonomous vehicle reveals how changing wind patterns are affecting water at the bottom of the water column.
This ingenious technique could turn plastic waste into clean fuel
February 19, 2019, 1:44 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Instead of burying us in it, plastic could be made to work for us.
Students in Finland offer a succinct lesson in commuting
February 12, 2019, 2:31 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Riding through snow and cold weather is easy and normal here.
8 pioneering black women in science, technology and medicine
February 12, 2019, 8:20 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
These black women all contributed to science and everyday life in a number of ways.
Why Florida is the most dangerous state (by far) for pedestrians
February 2, 2019, 10:12 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Hoofing it is particularly perilous in Orlando, Daytona Beach and Cape Coral.
Move over lithium-ion batteries, sodium-ion is the new hotness
February 1, 2019, 11:06 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Sodium ion batteries are cheaper and charge faster, but there are a few hurdles to their rise.
Vampire power is back, and it's thirstier than ever in the new smart home
February 1, 2019, 10:14 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
We're getting more and more smart devices with teensy little idle loads — but they're adding up fast.
New laser technology beams personal audio messages directly to your ear
January 31, 2019, 12:11 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Is this the future of high-tech spy gear, or just a handy tool for advertisers?
This periodic table may make you think twice about your next phone upgrade
January 30, 2019, 12:12 p.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
As rare earth elements are mined for use in smartphones, they are at risk of disappearing.
Tokyo Metro offers free noodles to help thin out rush hour crowds
January 29, 2019, 10:15 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Would a complimentary meal convince you to tweak your commute?
Are the Autobahn's speed limit-free days nearing an end?
January 28, 2019, 8:21 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Not if Germany's almighty automobile lobby can help it.
Canada opens world's longest hiking trail that stretches coast to coast
5 brilliant mathematicians and their impact on the modern world
Should I unplug my appliances and, if so, will I save money on my electric bill?
Plane, train or automobile: Which has the biggest footprint?
In 1972, a computer model predicted the end of the world — and we're on track
13 optical illusions that will blow your mind