Friday, May 29, 2015
Scientists on Wednesday said they had created a small robot that can recover from damage, in a step towards machines that mimic the remarkable adaptive powers of humans and animals.
From Galileo to genetics, the Roman Catholic Church has danced with science, sometimes in a high-tension tango but more often in a supportive waltz. Pope Francis is about to introduce a new twist: global warming.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Friday, May 22, 2015
The world's largest particle smasher broke the record for energy levels late Wednesday in a test run after a two-year upgrade, CERN announced Thursday.
Thursday, May 21, 2015
When Japanese researchers said earlier this year that eating whale meat could help prevent dementia and memory loss, the news provoked snorts of derision -- it couldn't be real science, went the retort.
Sunday, May 17, 2015
U.S. military scientists have invented a miniature drone that fits in the palm of a hand, ready to be dropped from the sky like a cellphone with wings.
Engineers have known for some time that if cars could only "talk" to each other, they could avoid a lot of accidents.
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Shoot enough photos and videos, and your phone will eventually fill up. Many phones don't let you add storage, and moving images to a personal computer is complicated for many people.
Friday, May 15, 2015
Scientists on Wednesday said that after a nearly three-decade bid they had detected a telltale change in a sub-atomic particle, further backing a key theory about the Universe.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
A person's gut bacteria and the colony of microbes that live in the body and on the skin may serve as a unique identifier, much like a fingerprint, researchers said Monday.