One full week of keeping track of absolutely everything, to see if gamification can net you a win in the game of life
Twenty-three naked smartphone pictures later
The app's creators think of it as "lockout insurance."
Until we figure out how to lock up the spammers, ditching Outlook can protect you from the worst they have to send
Converting millions of pressed plants into a vital digital archive
Once upon a time, the mantra for scientific success was "Think big." Nowadays, it's all about the ongoing mission to make things really, really small. Here, a look at the latest in Lilliputian developments
Silicon Valley's fabled invention machine shows its latest tech
Are nuclear disasters the new normal?
Harvard has a world-class trove of valuable astronomical data. But it's in the form of half a million glass photographic plates
The National Mall was transformed into a futuristic commune for the past two weeks as 20 teams from four countries erected solar-powered homes
CT scans show how Rameses III--the last "great" king of Egypt--went to his tomb.
A new study says that smartphones are feasible for use in psychological testing.
Yes, he's been a flawed leader. But the departing pope was a champion of future technologies and the possibilities they offer humanity.
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The sound, made with an obscure device that recorded sound waves on paper, is claimed to be the oldest known audio recording
What a power trip!
Sensors built into cellphones could detect hazardous chemicals and spread the word to people nearby