Artificial

08.05.13
Lab-grown burger tasted at event in London, said to require ketchup
08.05.13

Lab-grown burger tasted at event in London, said to require ketchup

A couple of tasters, who claim they're unpaid and impartial, are currently chomping their way thro...

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10.25.11
Stanford builds super-stretchy skin sensor out of carbon nanotubes (video)
10.25.11

Stanford builds super-stretchy skin sensor out of carbon nanotubes (video)

An artificial skin that senses pressure, pinches and touch sounds like a macguffin from The Out...

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03.28.11
MIT professor touts first 'practical' artificial leaf, signs deal with Tata to show up real plants
03.28.11

MIT professor touts first 'practical' artificial leaf, signs deal with Tata to show up real plants

A professor at MIT claims to have Mother Nature beat at her own game. Dr. Daniel Nocera says his inv...

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03.09.11
Robot fish get upgraded, keep schooling real-life counterparts
03.09.11

Robot fish get upgraded, keep schooling real-life counterparts

Okay, so they still look like Depression-era bath toys, but Maurizio Porfiri's robot fish have come...

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11.17.10
Artificial retina reconstructs normal vision in mice, human trials next
11.17.10

Artificial retina reconstructs normal vision in mice, human trials next

Scientists have been working on artificial retinas for years, and while the main focus of research...

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08.09.10
Artificial bee eye gives diminutive robotic air drones wider range of vision
08.09.10

Artificial bee eye gives diminutive robotic air drones wider range of vision

We'd bother telling you up front that it also gives them a new sense of purpose, but you're already...

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03.29.10
Artificial Muscle ramps up production -- expect touchscreens that push back in 2011
03.29.10

Artificial Muscle ramps up production -- expect touchscreens that push back in 2011

Last we heard from Artificial Muscle, the company was trying to convince hospitals, cell phone manu...

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02.21.10
Artificial nose becomes coffee analyzer, sniffs out KIRF Starbucks venues
02.21.10

Artificial nose becomes coffee analyzer, sniffs out KIRF Starbucks venues

Artificial schnozzes have been sniffing foreign objects for years now, but rarely are they engineer...

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10.27.07
Mercedes museum hosts most powerful artificial tornado
10.27.07

Mercedes museum hosts most powerful artificial tornado

How better to get visitors to your museum than to create a massive man-made tornado in the middle o...

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