German researchers have designed, built, and tested the first metamaterial made out of superconducting quantum resonators.
On a closed track against a powerful head/tailwind, what racing strategy should a cyclist adopt? One engineer has derived a simple rule-of-thumb that gives the answer
The lifespan of great corporations is getting shorter and shorter.
The idea that our Universe is a giant cosmic computer pervades modern science. Now one physicists says this assumption is dangerously wrong
The very affordable pen could open new vistas for 3-D creation.
Around a million medieval documents have no date making their historical significance difficult to quantify. But automated computer techniques look set to revolutionise the work for historians
The mobile computers killing the PC will themselves be replaced as computing becomes embedded into the world around us.
Social robots are simpler to interact with than humans, can repeat games with infinite patience and record the data for further study. That’s changing the way autistic children learn new skills, say therapists.
A type of DNA test the Apple CEO hoped might save his life is becoming widely available.