11 October 2013, 03:28 PM ET
The nation's nuclear labs are preparing to furlough more than 20,000 employees and shutter their science experiments, except for work essential to national security.
11 October 2013, 02:10 PM ET
How masculine are you? This might seem a fairly simple question, especially if you’re asked to fill out a simple ten-question survey investigating traits such as “aggressive” and “forceful.”
11 October 2013, 11:07 AM ET
Standard-bearer Panasonic's rumored exit from the plasma-TV business shows that quality and a good price aren't enough to sell a TV.
11 October 2013, 10:20 AM ET
A new report reveals which countries have the highest percentage of digital natives, or youth ages 15 to 24 who have been using the Internet for five years.
10 October 2013, 11:51 PM ET
Formerly called Memoto, smallest, cheapest wearable "lifelogging" camera snaps photos every minute and organizes them into personal documentary.
10 October 2013, 05:29 PM ET
U.S. border agents can seize your electronic devices at the border, but these tips will help you keep your privacy secure.
10 October 2013, 04:10 PM ET
When a surgeon is removing a tumor, it's often hard to tell whether he or she has removed all of the cancer. But a new surgical knife can detect cancerous tissue as it cuts. The "iKnife" sniffs out cancer cells in the smoke given off by the tissue, tellin
10 October 2013, 02:49 PM ET
The U.S. Army is studying how the human body adapts to mountainous conditions in order to develop new tools to help deployed soldiers combat altitude sickness. The technology is designed to help commanders effectively plan future missions.
10 October 2013, 02:00 PM ET
The motion of individual atoms in the world's thinnest glass in response to strain has been captured for the first time, which could help scientists understand how the mysterious material moves, bends and breaks.
10 October 2013, 12:24 PM ET
For the first time ever, scientists have captured the motion of individual atoms in the world's thinnest piece of glass.
10 October 2013, 11:51 AM ET
The National Ignition Facility reportedly achieved a new milestone in the search for fusion power. Powered by NewsLook
10 October 2013, 11:21 AM ET
If you've always wanted a high-tech "Iron Man" suit of armor that will make you nearly invincible, your long wait may soon be over. The US Army, MIT and others are joining forces to create a Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit, or TALOS.
10 October 2013, 11:02 AM ET
From magnetic implants that allow people to see magnetic fields to vests that allow the deaf to feel sounds, the future holds many new technologies that could allow humans to have an array of supersenses to compliment the five they normally use.
10 October 2013, 10:15 AM ET
The U.S. Army Research, Development, and Engineering Command (RDECOM) is submitting proposals for the body armor of the future: the Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit, featuring bio-monitoring, networked awareness, ballistic protection, and more.
09 October 2013, 05:46 PM ET
Laminated object manufacturing is a method of 3D printing in which layers of plastic or paper are fused together.
09 October 2013, 05:33 PM ET
Do foreign communications and data-storage companies protect your privacy better than U.S. ones? Here are the pros and cons of looking abroad.
09 October 2013, 04:57 PM ET
The world's the largest artificial wave machine in surfing history is planned for construction in the United States.
09 October 2013, 03:29 PM ET
Hurricane Sandy raised many questions for residents of the Northeast such as how to prepare for similar storms and how likely they are in a warming world. Check out this preview of a show investigating them: "Megastorm Aftermath," by NOVA, from PBS.
09 October 2013, 02:37 PM ET
Researchers and engineers are hoping to open up access to the seafloor with a manned submersible named Cyclops that could dive nearly two miles below the ocean's surface, deeper than most existing subs.
09 October 2013, 12:13 PM ET
If a murderer waved a handgun directly in front of you, you'd notice, right? A recent incident in San Francisco proves that you might not — if you're staring at a cellphone.
09 October 2013, 10:59 AM ET
A new watch allows the morbid, or motivated to keep track of the fleeting seconds they have before they die
09 October 2013, 08:25 AM ET
The added servicemen will be part of a broad attempt to improve the nation's overall cyber defense. The extra personnel will also help tackle one of the department's biggest challenges: poring through the massive amounts of collected data.
09 October 2013, 07:48 AM ET
The scientists laid the foundation for powerful computer models that are used to understand and predict complex chemical processes.
08 October 2013, 05:00 PM ET
Researchers at the University of Washington and the company OceanGate are building a 5-person submarine that could explore the seafloor up to 2 miles below the surface.
08 October 2013, 04:14 PM ET
As the proliferation of smart devices begins in earnest, consumers may invite a whole new wave of security risks into their homes.
08 October 2013, 11:06 AM ET
The Nobel Prize in physics was awarded to two physicists who predicted the existence of the Higgs boson particle nearly 50 years ago, and scientists around the world were quick to offer their praise, calling it, "a great day for particle physics."
08 October 2013, 11:00 AM ET
A new method of nuclear fusion uses incredibly high-energy lasers and proton beams to fuse boron atoms and hydrogen nuclei, producing energy that can be easily harnessed.
08 October 2013, 08:24 AM ET
Whether your a nature lover, a gambler, a gamer or a fitness novice, there's a fitness app for you. Here's a look which top fitness app is best for your personality.
08 October 2013, 06:52 AM ET
The long-sought elementary particle, whose existence was predicted nearly 50 years ago only to be discovered in 2012, takes home the prestigious prize.
07 October 2013, 04:14 PM ET
The central attraction is a collection of 3D-printed sculptures that represent actual visitors whom the museum 3D-scanned and printed in August in preparation for the exhibit.
07 October 2013, 03:00 PM ET
Custom-printed bacterial colonies come in many shapes. Bacterial colonies sculpted into custom shapes by a 3D printer could be a key to understanding how some antibiotic-resistant infections develop.
07 October 2013, 01:39 PM ET
Russia is developing a new 20-ton attack drone that may be used to carry out strikes on stationary and moving targets over land and sea, according to news reports. Russian aircraft manufacturer Sukhoi is developing the massive new drones.