Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Orbital Sciences Corporation's unmanned Cygnus cargo ship is preparing to launch to the International Space Station Monday, aiming to carry some 1,500 pounds (680 kilograms) of materials for space experiments.
Monday, October 27, 2014
“Miss! We made it breathe out fire!” exclaimed 10-year-old Joe, pointing at the laptop on his desk, where he has programmed his animated dragon to belch flames into the face of the Greek hero Heracles.
A Minnesota startup is using a 3D printer to create custom urns shaped like objects that were important to the person whose remains they hold.
Sunday, October 26, 2014
The National Development Council (NDC, 國發會) and Chunghwa Telecom Co. Ltd. (中華電信) held a License Charter Ceremony for the nation's first government-owned cloud computing data center, in Taipei, Friday.
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Six people have sealed themselves inside a white vinyl dome in Hawaii to embark on an eight-month test of how their mental health might fare during a mission to Mars.
Friday, October 24, 2014
A research team at National Cheng Kung University in Tainan unveiled Thursday a pocket-sized blood test card that can identify blood type and finish cross-matching in just minutes.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) submitted 229 and 56 patent applications in the second quarter, a sequential drop of 74 and 60 percent, respectively.
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
All eyes on Mars — robotic or otherwise — were focused toward a comet the size of a small mountain set to whiz past the Red Planet on Sunday.
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Embryonic stem cells transplanted into 18 patients with deteriorating eyesight restored some vision in more than half the volunteers, the longest study into the fledgling technology reported Tuesday.