To win an election, a strongly connected voter network is key, physicists conclude
Scotland to deploy largest hydro-electric wave energy farm to date (w/ video)
Researchers build curved insect-sized artificial compound eye (w/ video)
High school student develops supercapacitor, wins Young Scientist Award
Meta glasses to place virtual reality worlds at fingertips (w/ Video)
Ecologists warn of overreliance on unvetted computer source code by researchers
SheerWind claims its INVELOX wind turbine produces 600% more power
Building a digital life form: OpenWorm, Open Source
New research could let vehicles, robots collaborate with humans
You get into your car and ask it to get you home in time for the start of the big game, stopping off at your favorite Chinese restaurant on the way to grab some takeout.
Dual-color lasers could lead to cheap and efficient LED lighting
(Phys.org) —A new semiconductor device capable of emitting two distinct colours has been created by a group of researchers in the US, potentially opening up the possibility of using light emitting diodes (LEDs) universally ...
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 ...
Bug's eye inspires hemispherical digital camera that delivers unmatched field of view
Inspired by the complex fly eye, an interdisciplinary team led by researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Northwestern University has developed a hemispherical digital camera with ...
BotObjects announces first full color 3D printer— ProDesk3D
MorePhone: Revolutionary shape-changing phone curls upon a call (w/ Video)
Researchers at Queen's University's Human Media Lab have developed a new smartphone – called MorePhone – which can morph its shape to give users a silent yet visual cue of an incoming phone call, text ...