The specialized hairs on Heliamphora nutans help turn the funnel-shaped pitcher plant into a slippery trap.
Individual "droplets" can join together and become something larger than themselves.
Learning skills that will be invaluable in later foxhood
Cliff the beagle can sniff out a dangerous bacterium just by smelling patients--no stool sample or long lab analysis necessary.
Imagine if your TV did all of the work for you. Soon, that could be a reality.
Wiki Weapons Project conducted its first live test, and the partially printed AR-15 fell apart fast.
Deep-frying a turkey can be a delicious Thanksgiving treat—or a deadly conflagration, as our rather dramatic video shows.
Scientists in the UK injected dogs with cells grown from the lining of their noses, which continually regenerates.
Soft robotic fingers, robots that can open doors, and a robotic sea turtle--iRobot's R&D guys stopped by to show us their latest projects yesterday, and we're passing the awesomeness on to you.
Just because something is old doesn’t mean it isn’t still awesome!
Look, you weasely little gadget. I trained for years to be able to do what you do so coldly and casually and perfectly. There isn't room on this piano bench for the two of us.
A giant supercomputer is making massively detailed models of the cosmos.
When light slows to the speed of a stroll, things get very, very strange.
Especially since it would probably increase voter turnout!
This is the way search should work. You don't want to guess if The Big Lebowski is on Netflix or Amazon; you just want to watch it.