Researcher takes a muscular approach to robotics
During his childhood in Korea, Yong-Lae Park developed a love for robotics, using the nuts, bolts and metal bars from science kits to build mechanical versions of his favorite cartoon characters.
DIY microscope holds promise in battles against disease
Vehicle shock absorber recovers energy from bumps in the road
Near-threshold computing could enable up to 100x reduction in power consumption
Engineers invent a way to beam power to medical chips deep inside the body
A Stanford electrical engineer has invented a way to wirelessly transfer power deep inside the body, and then use this power to run tiny electronic medical devices such as pacemakers, nerve stimulators, or ...
Workers dragged Forbidden City stones along roads of artificial ice
Single chip device to provide real-time 3-D images from inside the heart, blood vessels
Researchers have developed the technology for a catheter-based device that would provide forward-looking, real-time, three-dimensional imaging from inside the heart, coronary arteries and peripheral blood ...
3D pen-in-air aims for professional heights
PBS stares back at 1.8-gigapixel ARGUS drone imaging system
Hydra flash memory outperforms other top storage mediums
Electric two-seater Volocopter is tested in Germany (w/ Video)
RoboBees: Robotic insects make first controlled flight (w/ video)
In the very early hours of the morning, in a Harvard robotics laboratory last summer, an insect took flight. Half the size of a paperclip, weighing less than a tenth of a gram, it leapt a few inches, hovered ...
Stratasys unveils mighty color multimaterial 3D printer
3-D printing set to break out of niche
Some of the oddest items on display this week at the International CES gadget show were edible, origami-like sculptures made of sugar, their shapes so convoluted as to baffle the eye.