The explosive popularity of Nintendo and Niantic's GPS-based mobile game Pokemon Go around the world, including South Korea, has thrust into the spotlight the core technology behind the game -- augmented reality.1 Comment
In this July 5 photo, a medical worker shows the new titanium upper beak on a red-crowned crane after a surgery in Guangzhou in south China's Guangdong province.
U.S. researchers returning from a 30-day expedition to study whales and dolphins around the Hawaiian Islands said Thursday they are looking for clues to help sustain healthy populations of the marine mammals.
The Central Taiwan Science Park celebrated the 13th anniversary of its founding Friday, with the authority vowing to turn the park into the world's most competitive science park featuring green technology.
Dr. Luc Hoffmann, a Swiss ornithologist and naturalist with a passion for wetlands who helped create the World Wildlife Fund for Nature and many other conservation groups, has died, wildlife groups said. He was 93.
Neonicotinoid pesticides, already blamed for short-circuiting honeybee brains, also diminish their sperm, possibly contributing to the pollinators' worrying global decline, researchers said Wednesday.
The National Development Fund Management Committee decided to establish an industrial innovation and transition fund with the aim of helping domestic enterprises to conduct innovation and transition programs, National Development Council Deputy Minister Kung Ming-hsin said.
Solar Impulse 2 on Tuesday completed its historic round-the-world journey, becoming the first airplane to circle the globe powered only by the sun to promote renewable energy.
The world's first round-the-world flight to be powered solely by the sun's energy made history Tuesday as it landed in Abu Dhabi, where it first took off on an epic 25,000-mile (40,000-kilometer) journey that began more than a year ago.
A 50-foot (15.24-meter) tall sport rocket built by interns and students takes off from Ft. Carson near Colorado Springs, Colorado, Sunday, July 24. Student interns from the United Launch Alliance (ULA), Ball Aerospace and students from Colorado combined forces in the production. Over an eight-week period, interns from ULA and Ball Aerospace designed, built and tested their rockets with guidance from both companies.