On the water's surface, a robot talks to an underwater robot and tells it to launch a flying robot. Together, the ...

Kelsey D. Atherton at 09:29 AM Jun 5 2017

A typical plane flies for 25 years or so before it starts to wear out. When a plane is finally grounded, though, it ...

Kate Baggaley at 09:29 AM Jun 5 2017

Launching a missile is easy. Hitting another missile with a missile is one of the hardest challenges of modern ...

Kelsey D. Atherton at 15:00 PM May 31 2017
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This week, a machine came out on top, and an Ivy-League dropout finally got a Harvard degree.

Rob Verger at 09:48 AM May 29 2017

Even though VR headsets are small enough to strap onto your face, they can make objects in the virtual scene seem ...

Rob Verger at 13:14 PM May 26 2017

The first half of the 20th century saw war unlike any that had transpired before. Elements were the same: people ...

Kelsey D. Atherton at 10:42 AM May 22 2017

ISIS is, by all appearances, fighting a losing war. The ultraviolent pseudo-state in Iraq and Syria stunned the ...

Kelsey D. Atherton at 10:35 AM May 19 2017
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