Researchers use video games to test chameleons' vision
Thanks to simple video games, scientists know that chameleons really can track separate objects with each eye.
Swans help create smoother camera drone videos
Scientists are studying swan flights to produce smoother camera drone shots.
13 scientific breakthroughs inspired by nature
We're bootstrapping our way into the future on the back of nature's hard work, by way of biomimicry.
Nano-sized 'yolks' should lead to longer-lasting batteries
Eggs might just inspire a breakthrough in battery longevity.
Squid skin could help make color-changing gadgets
Not happy with the color of your clothes and devices? Eventually, you might get to change those hu...
3D plant scans will help build lighter, stronger cars
Scanning plants in 3D will help build lighter, stronger cars
NASA tests airplane wings that shrug off insect guts
You may not think of insects as a problem for aircraft (Bambi Meets Godzilla comes to mind), but t...
Butterfly wings are the key to glare-free phone displays
Butterflies have proven to be a surprising source of inspiration for technology, and that trend is...
Liquid metal machines 'eat' in order to move
Robots typically rely on batteries to get power, but they may soon have to do little more than nib...