A smartphone app inspired by Greek mythology has the potential to help the blind navigate indoors where GPS is unavailable.
Psychologists have always puzzled over why people in Sweden were slower to start smoking and slower to stop. Now a group of mathematicians have worked out why.
The discovery of a winning strategy for Prisoner’s Dilemma is forcing game theorists to rethink their discipline. Their conclusion? Winning isn’t everything.
Study the way people make mobile phone calls in metropolitan areas and you can see a city breathe, say computer scientists.
A factory that takes in raw materials and produces finished battery packs could lower costs for the most expensive part of an EV.
The fifth generation of mobile communications technology will see the end of the “cell” as the fundamental building block of communication networks.
LEDs outperform incandescent lights, hands down. But they should also give farmers unprecedented control over plant growth, development and nutritional content in future, say researchers.
Intelligent dust particles embedded in the brain could form an entirely new form of brain-machine interface, say engineers
While network scientists have been poring over data from Twitter and Facebook, they’ve forgotten about Tumblr. Now they’ve begun to ask how this network differs from the rest.
A simple way to print circuits on a wide range of flexible substrates using an inkjet printer has eluded materials scientists. Until now.