A patent that covers digital encryption of “objects” could bring copy protection to 3-D printing.
The Murphy bed gets a new twist.
Scientists turn embryonic stem cells into photoreceptors that can integrate into a live retina.
Wikipedia’s various language editions often carry entirely different content. Now one researcher has identified a small band of multilingual editors who are working to change that.
How Russia’s social and legal culture combined with technology to capture a once-in-a-lifetime event on video.
You can amplify light by bouncing it between the horizons of a black hole and a white hole. Now physicists have worked out how to build such a device in the lab
Quantum cryptography has only ever been possible between places equipped like quantum optics laboratories. Now physicists have worked out how to do it with handheld mobile devices
Data donated by Facebook users to Stephen Wolfram yields interesting patterns that may reveal how people change over time.
Crowd-sourced data provides a high-res view of radiation levels in Japan.
The same researchers previously mapped racist Tweets about President Obama. In both cases there’s reason to be a little skeptical.