Without realistic synthetic skin, robots will never be entirely accepted socially. Yet even measuring what it means for skin to be humanlike is proving tough.
OnLive CEO Steve Perlman explains how his cloud videogame service deals with real network conditions.
Silicon-nanotube electrodes may enable lithium-ion batteries to store 10 times more charge.
Researchers plan to offer more than just directions with innovations in software and hardware.
The government will loan Fisker $528 million to bring a luxury sedan and an upcoming family car to market.
Greenhouse-gas-emitting energy sources get more federal subsidies than renewables.
A new blood test could improve cancer-screening compliance.
Microcapsules in a mixture burst and release reactants on demand.
A scientist believes he is close to finding the cause of his daughter’s disease.