Space // 

NASA's Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite (UARS) has finally returned home after two decades in orbit, and it ...

Clay Dillow at 03:10 AM Sep 29 2011
Gadgets // 

Today at an event in New York City, Amazon announced its new family of Kindles, and it's probably the biggest, or at ...

Dan Nosowitz at 02:03 AM Sep 29 2011
Robots // 

That fun video of the BigDog robot we shared last week may have been impressive, but apparently the robot is about ...

Rebecca Boyle at 01:30 AM Sep 29 2011
Space // 

In another plus for Australia's bid for the Square Kilometre Array radio telescope, Australia now plays home to ...

Nick Gilbert at 01:20 AM Sep 29 2011

It's an innovation fit for a Cold War spy novel: a means to transmit secret messages via microbe. Dubbed steganograph...

Clay Dillow at 07:46 AM Sep 28 2011
Mobile // 

Windows Phone 7.5, known as Mango, is a massive upgrade to the already impressive Windows Phone platform, including ...

Dan Nosowitz at 06:35 AM Sep 28 2011
Science // 

News from the field of HIV research has been pretty promising of late - this summer, we heard good news that ...

Rebecca Boyle at 06:32 AM Sep 28 2011
Space // 

That gigantic solar flare that lashed out toward Earth on Saturday is "the geomagnetic storm that just won't go ...

Clay Dillow at 05:55 AM Sep 28 2011

My enduring dream of being able to watch The African Queen with Arnold Schwarzenegger in the Hepburn role just got a ...

Paul Adams at 04:59 AM Sep 28 2011

We hear so many negative things about the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) program these days: cost overruns, missed ...

Clay Dillow at 02:54 AM Sep 28 2011
Cars // 

With connectivity and smarter planning, intelligent cars promise to cut congestion, make roads safer and generally ...

Rebecca Boyle at 01:53 AM Sep 28 2011
Tech // 

Giving cardiac patients a heart of gold nanowires could ensure engineered tissue works like it should, pulsing in ...

Rebecca Boyle at 01:06 AM Sep 28 2011
Tech // 

Just as they promised almost a year ago, Google, in partnership with the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, has photographed...

Julie Beck at 07:21 AM Sep 27 2011
Science // 

Our sun has been more active lately as it enters a new phase in its 11-year cycle, which is one reason we've seen a ...

Rebecca Boyle at 05:28 AM Sep 27 2011
Gadgets // 

Piezoelectrics, a technology in which motion creates a small voltage, is one of our favorite up-and-coming areas of ...

Dan Nosowitz at 04:09 AM Sep 27 2011
 
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