A year of BDC culminates at the Museum of Modern Art
About the size of "Abraham Lincoln's head on a penny," the device could travel through your body to deliver drugs and take samples.
This 10,000-rpm, no-pulse artificial heart doesn't resemble an organic heart--and might be all the better for it
Conceptual shelters that will protect us all from the perils of our rapidly changing environment: rising waters, extreme heat, rampant pollution and overpopulation
Hand-powered negative-pressure pump is designed to speed wound healing
The National Mall was transformed into a futuristic commune for the past two weeks as 20 teams from four countries erected solar-powered homes
As students everywhere return to school, the luckiest are heading for caves and rocket firing ranges instead of lecture halls
How will the next American president keep the country at the center of the high-tech universe?
He finds inspiration for tomorrow's underwater vehicles in the planet's first swimmer
Big problem, small budget? Tap the affordable talents of brainy undergrads
During a week of attempting to cloak every aspect of daily life, our correspondent found that in an information age, leaving no trace is nearly impossible
Looking for a clean fuel that grows anywhere, needs only sunlight and water, and could produce enough oil to free the U.S. from its petroleum addiction? Here´s one start-up's plan for converting oil from algae-yes, algae
Gas prices are up, fuel economy is downâ€”but the brightest minds in auto technology are about to do something about it
The do-it-all robot of the future will descend from the do-one-thing-well robots of today. Take a look at the worldâ€™s most advanced humanoid precursors
The world's first human-robot arm-wrestling match shows off the potential of a new material that someday could power machines--and even human limbs and organs
Gentlemen, charge your batteries: four vehicles that won't need gas to top 300 mph
Scuba-trained investigators are learning protocols for examining watery graves. Rule #1 is not so high-tech: Watch out for 'gators.
21st-century phone booth
Equipped with "inchworm" motors and sonar, and built with MEMS processes, tiny inspecto-bots will scurry and fly, performing investigations for their human controllers.
It's the oddest trade show on Earth: a staged prison uprising designed to spotlight high-tech antiriot gadgetry.
The polygraph, though used in hiring, marital disputes, and possibly even anti-terror investigations, is flawed. Now scientists are looking deep within the brain to devise ways to detect deception at its source.