02 May 2013, 06:30 PM ET
The Solar Impulse flight is a bold attempt to fly across the country without using a single drop of fuel.
02 May 2013, 05:45 PM ET
Can U.S. compete with China minerals monopoly?
02 May 2013, 05:21 PM ET
Hydroponic gardening is the best way to grow planet life in a small space like an NYC apartment, but it also requires keeping the nutrient rich water correctly balanced. Start-up Bitponics has created a sensor designed to automate much of the work.
02 May 2013, 10:03 AM ET
Researchers evaluated users on StackOverflow, an online community for software engineers.
01 May 2013, 04:21 PM ET
With a tech-enhanced mug, making new Facebook friends is as simple as saying "cheers."
01 May 2013, 04:02 PM ET
In harsh arctic regions, it's very tough to get good data while on the ground. Researchers at the Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets (CReSIS) use aircraft including unmanned UAV drones and elegant new software modelling to watch changes in ice.
01 May 2013, 01:00 PM ET
The world's first digital camera to truly mimic how an insect sees the world.
01 May 2013, 01:00 PM ET
The new device could be used in surveillance or to scope the human body.
01 May 2013, 11:25 AM ET
MIT Professor Daniela Rus leads an effort to perfect specialized robot designs that anyone could easily adapt and quickly print locally almost anywhere. Currently, it takes years and many resources to produce, program and design a functioning robot.
01 May 2013, 11:15 AM ET
An ensemble cast of carbon atoms star in the world's smallest stop-motion movie created by researchers at IBM.
01 May 2013, 10:12 AM ET
IBM researchers created the world's smallest stop-motion film using a scanning tunneling microscope to precisely place thousands of carbon atoms in nearly 250 frames.
30 April 2013, 06:26 PM ET
Forget Internet piracy: High-seas marauders can listen in on unprotected ship broadcasts.
30 April 2013, 06:12 PM ET
Pi represents the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. Pi is an irrational number that never ends; the decimals go on forever and ever.
30 April 2013, 04:35 PM ET
Nanoparticles can prevent bacteria growth on medical equipment.
30 April 2013, 03:36 PM ET
Your tax dollars at work, in a rather disgusting way.
30 April 2013, 10:33 AM ET
Alcohol and social media are a bad combination.
30 April 2013, 10:09 AM ET
This time-lapse movie shows biofilm growth and streamer formation over a period of about 56 hours.
29 April 2013, 10:53 AM ET
It's not very talented, but it's getting stronger.
28 April 2013, 01:09 PM ET
Building on the success of DNA origami, the new technique could make even more complex structures.
26 April 2013, 07:35 PM ET
26 April 2013, 03:23 PM ET
Many of the virtual bots are better than the ones humans could develop.
26 April 2013, 02:06 PM ET
Modeling and simulation requires diversity in thought and disciplines allowing for discovery and creation of beautiful things.
26 April 2013, 09:33 AM ET
Take your old cell phone to an ecoATM. The robotic kiosk will analyze your old phone, find it a new home (or recycle the components), determine a value, and offer you cash.
25 April 2013, 02:06 PM ET
MakerBot was in full force at the Inside 3D Printing Conference and Expo where they demonstrated the range of playful and purposeful objects that can be made with 3D printers like MakerBots'.
25 April 2013, 11:33 AM ET
Daughter of a human cannonball, she showed an early gift for numbers.