Sometimes skirting the law is just good design.
Nobody knows what exploded over Siberia in 1908, but the discovery of the first fragments could finally solve the mystery.
Want to become a leading thinker? A new network analysis reveals the thinkers who most influence the rest of us and suggests ways to join this elite list
The technologist speaks about an ambitious plan to build a powerful artificial intelligence.
Magnetic hard discs can store data for little more than a decade. But nanotechnologists have now designed and built a disk that can store data for a million years or more.
By exploiting some exotic acoustic techniques, researchers have built a window that allows the passage of air but not sound
Have you heard that Google Glass will let you snap photos by winking? Why that’s still going to feel weird.
The social network between characters in Homer’s Odyssey is remarkably similar to real social networks today. That suggests the story is based, at least in part, on real events, say researchers
Startup Semprius will soon open a plant to produce is concentrated solar modules.