German researchers have designed, built, and tested the first metamaterial made out of superconducting quantum resonators.
Researchers demonstrate an invisibility cloak that can be scaled to almost any size and say it could be used to hide orbiting satellites
Particles of dark matter should trigger nanoexplosions in certain materials, an idea that could lead to an entirely new generation of detectors, say physicists.
The mobile computers killing the PC will themselves be replaced as computing becomes embedded into the world around us.
If they’re out there, other advanced civilisations should be emitting waste energy like hot exhaust. And that provides a good way to spot them, argue SETI experts.
There are now many general-purpose consumer LED bulbs that give off good light. With so many, how can you tell the difference?
Belgium has plans for an artificial “energy atoll” to store excess wind power in the North Sea.
A type of DNA test the Apple CEO hoped might save his life is becoming widely available.
An electronic WristBand will track people around Disney World; contactless wallets like Google’s allow similar data collection in the real world.