How can a bag be bomb-proof? Try coating it with a bizarre fluid that hardens under sudden force.
An analysis from Harvard and MIT suggests the costs are worth the benefits.
The days of scarce domain names – and the gatekeepers who hoard them – may soon be over
Tracking technology quantifies the power of a good night’s sleep.
After an earthquake or other catastrophe, collecting structural data is essential. Researchers have made sensors that can repair themselves in the event of failure, keeping that stream of crucial data coming.
Indonesian engineers are developing a green street lighting system that bathes moving vehicles in a pool of light but switches off after they’ve gone
Announcing the second author in our upcoming science fiction anthology.
Developers are about to have a billion new reasons to deploy apps on the web rather than natively to any one platform
A new undersea microphone from Stanford researchers can sense everything from the smallest whisper to the biggest explosion. Its inspiration? The ear of the orca.
What do the patterns of good and bad behaviors in an online world reveal about the nature of humanity? Computer scientists have begun to tease out an answer.