'Cheetah' robot rivals running animals in efficiency (w/ video)
A 70-pound "cheetah" robot designed by MIT researchers may soon outpace its animal counterparts in running efficiency: In treadmill tests, the researchers have found that the robot—about the size and weight ...
Researchers find cicada wing structure able to kill bacteria on contact (w/ video)
Microsoft Research project visualizes viral content (w/ video)
Scientists develop solar-to-fuel roadmap for crystalline silicon
Bringing the concept of an "artificial leaf" closer to reality, a team of researchers at MIT has published a detailed analysis of all the factors that could limit the efficiency of such a system. The new analysis lays out ...
Physics duo create first knotted vortex in a fluid (w/ video)
Now Boston Dynamics' BigDog can lift and toss (w/ video)
Researchers find 'structure' in black hole accretion disk
Kor Ecologic Urbee 2 car will move from 3-D printer to road
Controlling nanoclusters with surface defects could lead to construction of nanodevices (w/ Video)
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 ...
Metaio announces AR processing unit for phones
Protein 'passport' helps nanoparticles get past immune system
The body's immune system exists to identify and destroy foreign objects, whether they are bacteria, viruses, flecks of dirt or splinters. Unfortunately, nanoparticles designed to deliver drugs, and implanted ...