Space // 

Iran's ambitious 1960s-styled plans to send a live monkey into space aboard one of the Islamic Republic's Kavoshgar-5...

Clay Dillow at 02:00 AM Oct 4 2011
Gadgets // 

Adventure-seekers can use all kinds of emergency beacon tech to help themselves get found in case they go missing - ...

Rebecca Boyle at 06:00 AM Oct 1 2011
Robots // 

We just can't resist, so here's one more video from the maker of the military's robotic pack animals. Check out ...

Rebecca Boyle at 05:00 AM Oct 1 2011
Science // 

The only mammals that can fly are also the only mammals with a larynx that flexes at ludicrous speed, a new study ...

Rebecca Boyle at 03:00 AM Oct 1 2011
Tools // 

We all know takeaway food sometimes requires special utensils to be eaten properly. The same is true for fish. (The ...

Rebecca Boyle at 00:10 AM Oct 1 2011
Science // 

Two Aussie scientists today pulled a couple of prizes from the annual IgNobel Prizeawards, one for studying why some ...

Nick Gilbert at 13:24 PM Sep 30 2011
Energy // 

Tomorrow American high-energy physics centre Fermilab will power down their Tevatron particle collider for the final ...

Clay Dillow at 13:15 PM Sep 30 2011

Atom interferometers are neat little devices that exploit the wave characters of atoms to make highly precise ...

Clay Dillow at 13:12 PM Sep 30 2011
Space // 

At 9:16 p.m. local time--that was at 9:16 a.m. eastern time here in the U.S.--China successfully lofted its first ...

Clay Dillow at 10:19 AM Sep 30 2011

A new study has found that the number of cases in New Zealand of necrotising fasciitis, more commonly known by the ...

Nick Gilbert at 09:44 AM Sep 30 2011
Science // 

UPDATE: It's all over, folks. Having said that, you can watch the entire unedited showcase beneath the fold. Or, you ...

Dan Nosowitz at 09:12 AM Sep 30 2011
Robots // 

Within the confines of the PopSci universe, the Da Vinci surgical robot requires no introduction. But while we've ...

Clay Dillow at 04:19 AM Sep 30 2011
Science // 

Deep in the depths of the Dead Sea, new life has been discovered. Thanks to newly found freshwater springs, certain ...

Dan Nosowitz at 02:06 AM Sep 30 2011
Gadgets // 

For all the amazing technology developed by and for American defense and intelligence agencies, the government's ...

Rebecca Boyle at 00:12 AM Sep 30 2011

It's not enough for the US military to be able to monitor you from afar. The US Army wants its drones to know you ...

Clay Dillow at 07:01 AM Sep 29 2011
 
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