Tech Archive
09 November 2015, 07:21 AM ET
Origami-inspired graphene paper that can fold itself could be used to create anything from miniature robots to artificial muscles, according to a new study.
06 November 2015, 10:08 AM ET
Scientists are one step closer to developing life-like prosthetics: A research team from Stanford University has created artificial skin that allows brains cells to "feel."
06 November 2015, 09:48 AM ET
The future has arrived in the Big Apple.
05 November 2015, 01:35 PM ET
Two daredevils, Yves Rossy and Vince Reffet, recently completed a jaw dropping stunt by flying by a commercial jetliner using jetpacks.
05 November 2015, 12:55 PM ET
For the first time ever, an F-35 fighter jet has fired its fun into the wild blue yonder.
05 November 2015, 12:19 PM ET
Two daredevils strapped to jetpacks zoom by the world's largest commercial jetliner in a stunning new video.
05 November 2015, 09:55 AM ET
The future of drones is here, but are we ready?
04 November 2015, 03:18 PM ET
A four-legged robot with serious athletic endurance recently walked its way right into the history books.
03 November 2015, 11:57 PM ET
Recently a New York Times article on Russian submarine activity near undersea communications cables dredged up Cold War politics and generated widespread recognition of the submerged systems we all depend upon.
03 November 2015, 05:28 PM ET
A hypersonic concept plane, dubbed Skreemr, could fly passengers from New York to London in just 30 minutes — at least in theory.
02 November 2015, 02:19 PM ET
How'd you like to travel from New York to London in less than an hour?
30 October 2015, 11:25 AM ET
Scientists at the world's largest atom smasher have made a precise tally of the jumbled cascade of particles produced when two proton beams are smashed together, which could help them discover new types of particles.
29 October 2015, 02:18 PM ET
How many navies does it take to shoot down one ballistic missile? Only nine.
28 October 2015, 03:38 PM ET
Engineers and designers worked together to create an eco-friendly swimsuit that can help wearers clean up the ocean one stroke at a time.
27 October 2015, 04:13 PM ET
Not sure what to be for Halloween? Google might be able to help.
27 October 2015, 12:00 PM ET
A sonic tractor beam can push, pull and manipulate objects in thin air using an exquisitely timed sequence of sound waves.
26 October 2015, 01:06 PM ET
High-pitched, intense sound waves, from 64 mini-speakers, manipulate low mass objects in this test device created by a team from the Universities of Bristol and Sussex and the Ultrahaptics Company.
23 October 2015, 02:20 PM ET
Off-the-shelf 3D printers could one day help create living organs to aid in repairing the human body, researchers say.
21 October 2015, 03:15 PM ET
Doc Brown's time machine is a nuclear powered, stainless-steel flying car.
21 October 2015, 06:50 AM ET
Jazz-playing computers and robots could soon yield clues about how to help people collaborate with machines, researchers say.
20 October 2015, 06:11 AM ET
A magical new device sounds like something out of a Harry Potter movie, but it's real technology that could benefit people in remote areas.
19 October 2015, 02:45 PM ET
Recreational drone users must register their unmanned aerial vehicles in order to prevent close calls and other dangerous invasions of airspace, the government says.
16 October 2015, 04:41 PM ET
A World War-II era tank was recently sold at auction to a private bidder for $155,000.
16 October 2015, 12:00 PM ET
Will a computer ever be conscious?
16 October 2015, 11:26 AM ET
A vintage Apple-1 computer and a German Enigma machine are two of the items up for sale.
16 October 2015, 07:05 AM ET
The mother of all Macs and a Nazi cipher machine are just two of the cool things to be auctioned off in the science-themed sale.
15 October 2015, 10:04 AM ET
Wearable sensors could one day interpret the gestures in sign language and translate them into English, providing a high-tech solution to communication problems between deaf people and those who don’t understand sign language.
13 October 2015, 04:38 PM ET
This woman wrote the world's first computer code 100 years before the computer was invented.
13 October 2015, 04:35 PM ET
Calculating machines and notes that predict the future of computing are among the items on display at the new exhibit.
13 October 2015, 10:35 AM ET
Regular coloring books are so 2014.
12 October 2015, 09:37 AM ET
A new computer simulation has reconstructed the brain cell firing of a tiny sliver of the juvenile rat brain's neocortex.
12 October 2015, 09:33 AM ET
A new computer simulation has reconstructed the brain cell firing of a tiny sliver of the juvenile rat brain's neocortex.