How to Play a 29-Story Game of 'Pong' (Video)
Pong video screenshot
May 27th, 2015
The story behind largest video game display in the world.
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Record-Breaking Energy Unleashed in Largest Atom Smasher
Protons collide at 13 tera-electronvolts, sending showers of particles through the CMS detector inside the Large Hadron Collider.
May 22nd, 2015
The beauty of the fallout from particles slamming into each other with record-breaking energy can be seen in images released yesterday.
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Killer Robots Need Regulation, Expert Warns
Terminator 3
May 27th, 2015
It's a familiar theme in Hollywood blockbusters: Scientists develops robot, robot becomes sentient, robot tries to destroy humanity. But with seemingly sci-fi technological advances inching closer to reality, artificial intelligence and robotics experts f
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Back to the Future! Real-Life Hoverboard Breaks Record
Screenshot of man on hoverboard.
May 26th, 2015
A hoverboard rider recently soared into Guinness World Records after completing the furthest-ever flight on one of these futuristic, flying skateboards.
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Best Pedometers 2015 - Devices for Fitness Motivation
The Jawbone UP Move and the Garmin Vivoactive.
May 21st, 2015
We recently reviewed nearly two dozen fitness trackers, sports watches, pedometers and smartphone apps to find the best devices for counting steps.
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Damaged Robot Can 'Heal' Itself in Less Than 2 Minutes
Adaptable Robot
May 27th, 2015
Robots that are damaged in action can now quickly "heal" themselves by tapping into experiences from simulated lives, according to a new study.
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Plastic Does Decay, Creating a Crisis for 20th-Century Art
Hungarian artist László Moholy-Nagy, 20th-century art, plastics
May 23rd, 2015
Because conservation scientists strive to shed light on an artist’s processes and materials choices, our work can be like that of a detective.
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Ultra-Fast 'Hyperloop' Train Gets Test Track in California
Hyperloop Passenger Transport Capsule Conceptual Design Rendering
May 22nd, 2015
The "Hyperloop," a hypothetical high-speed transportation system that could shuttle people between Los Angeles and San Francisco in only 30 minutes, just sped a bit closer to reality.
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