Microsoft Research turns 2D camera into depth sensor
By using optical equipment in a totally unexpected way, MIT researchers have created an imaging system that makes light look slow.
SoftWheel system signifies wheelchair relief (w/ video)
Intelligent Traffic System Predicts Future Traffic Flow on Multiple Roads
Stretchable lithium-ion battery can twist, bend, return to normal shape (w/ Video)
(Phys.org)—Northwestern University's Yonggang Huang and the University of Illinois' John A. Rogers are the first to demonstrate a stretchable lithium-ion battery—a flexible device capable of powering ...
GE and partners developing undersea pipeline x-ray technology
Researchers build Quad HD TV chip
It took only a few years for high-definition televisions to make the transition from high-priced novelty to ubiquitous commodity—and they now seem to be heading for obsolescence just as quickly. At the ...
Researchers enable robots to see through solid walls with Wi-Fi (w/ Video)
(Phys.org) —Wi-Fi makes all kinds of things possible. We can send and receive messages, make phone calls, browse the Internet, even play games with people who are miles away, all without the cords and wires ...
BoomRoom's sound by design uses array of loudspeakers
Seabird's morphing wings inspire design for robots that can both fly and swim
ESA investigates an alternative, environmental-friendly method of corrosion resistance
Corrosion resistance and high strength put stainless steel high on the list of essential materials for satellite and rocket designers. Now ESA plans to investigate an alternative, environmental-friendly method ...
Experimental study on dynamic behavior of unreinforced masonry walls
The main reason for extensive earthquake damage in developing countries is the collapse of unreinforced masonry houses.