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10.19.14
Scientists want to fight the Ebola outbreak using robots
10.19.14

Scientists want to fight the Ebola outbreak using robots

Outbreaks of lethal viruses like Ebola are bad enough by themselves, but they're made worse by hav...

By J. Fingas,   10.19.14
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07.30.14
If you're part of the 'younger set with high income,' you might like this purple potato
07.30.14

If you're part of the 'younger set with high income,' you might like this purple potato

Potato breeding programs at Michigan State University and Texas A&M have been churning out mod...

By Z. Honig,   07.30.14
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10.24.13
AMBER robot walks on human-like feet but isn't quite ready for British Knights
10.24.13

AMBER robot walks on human-like feet but isn't quite ready for British Knights

Until recently, bipedal robots have sometimes had to take interesting approaches to imitate human...

By T. Seppala,   10.24.13
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05.12.11
ZeroTouch 'optical multi-touch force field' makes a touchscreen out of just about anything
05.12.11

ZeroTouch 'optical multi-touch force field' makes a touchscreen out of just about anything

The rise of tablets and smartphones has made the touchscreen a rather ubiquitous interface, but t...

By C. Trout,   05.12.11
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11.20.09
Robots perform in 'A Midsummer Night's Dream,' said to outdo the cast of New Moon
11.20.09

Robots perform in 'A Midsummer Night's Dream,' said to outdo the cast of New Moon

Shakespeare's plays have a long, long history of being modded to fit the times. We've seen Macbeths...

By L. Dziuban,   11.20.09
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