Scientists discover a better metal contact that improves two-dimensional transistor performance
Two-dimensional (2D) materials such as molybdenum-disulfide (MoS2) are attracting much attention for future electronic and photonic applications ranging from high-performance computing to flexible and pervas ...
Bicyclists willing to ride up to 3 miles to catch bus, train, study shows
If three American metro areas are any indication, few people ride their bicycles to a bus or train station to commute to work, and those who do only travel an average of 1 to 2 miles. That suggests to a University ...
Self-powered smart window also functions as a self-rechargeable transparent battery
Reflections in the eye contain identifiable faces
Beyond the trinkets: Voxel8 shows 3D electronics printer
Tests find Rossi's E-Cat has an energy density at least 10 times higher than any conventional energy source
Dubai team creates virtual online tour of the Gulf boomtown
Armchair travelers can now take a virtual tour of Dubai skyscraper rooftops, glitzy hotel interiors and other sights in the Middle East's brashest city on their laptops or tablets.
Tiny chip mimics brain, delivers supercomputer speed
Researchers Thursday unveiled a powerful new postage-stamp size chip delivering supercomputer performance using a process that mimics the human brain.
Molten-air battery's storage capacity among the highest of any battery type
Self-charging battery gets boost from nanocomposite film
Spatial order increases cooperation in quantum prisoner's dilemma game
Snowplow tracking apps hold cities accountable for cleanup
As another storm flung snow at Chicago, Alexandra Clark wondered how she'd get to work. Like an increasing number of snowbound city dwellers, she had a ready tool at hand: an app that tracks hundreds of city snowplows in ...
Honda FCV Concept fuel-cell vehicle makes debut in Detroit
Uber says it can create 50,000 jobs in Europe
The car-sharing start-up Uber can create as many as 50,000 jobs in Europe this year as part of a "new partnership" with European cities, its chief executive told a conference in Munich.