Drill

02.24.15
Curiosity learns to drill into Mars rocks without breaking them
02.24.15

Curiosity learns to drill into Mars rocks without breaking them

It's no secret that scientists want the Curiosity rover to drill into Mars more often. However, it...

By J. Fingas,   02.24.15
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02.11.13
Curiosity rover drills into Martian rock, looks for more evidence of water
02.11.13

Curiosity rover drills into Martian rock, looks for more evidence of water

NASA scientists won't have to wait until InSight's 2016 drilling mission to see what lies beneath...

By S. Buckley,   02.11.13
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12.03.12
Researchers to bore through 3km of Antarctic ice, seek organisms isolated for 100K years
12.03.12

Researchers to bore through 3km of Antarctic ice, seek organisms isolated for 100K years

UK researchers are ready to see if life can exist in one of the harshest environments on the plane...

By S. Dent,   12.03.12
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10.09.12
Polaris rover will travel to the Moon in search of polar resources, try to survive the long lunar night
10.09.12

Polaris rover will travel to the Moon in search of polar resources, try to survive the long lunar night

The Polaris rover may look a little punk rock, but that mohawk is no fashion statement. It's for...

By J. Rigg,   10.09.12
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08.04.12
Cranial Drilling Device puts a hole in skulls, not brains
08.04.12

Cranial Drilling Device puts a hole in skulls, not brains

If you told us on Monday that we'd be capping our week off by checking out an innovative cranial d...

By B. Heater,   08.04.12
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07.17.12
Swarming quadrocopters complete trial recon mission for Japanese police (video)
07.17.12

Swarming quadrocopters complete trial recon mission for Japanese police (video)

Formation-flying quadrocopters have already given us hours of entertainment, but now they've also...

By S. Sakr,   07.17.12
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11.22.11
Lyneborg bot carves models of magnetic fields, dares the future to have a look (video)
11.22.11

Lyneborg bot carves models of magnetic fields, dares the future to have a look (video)

If you're going to create a robot that carves something, have it carve models of an invisible fie...

By C. Barylick,   11.22.11
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04.01.11
Scientists propose a 'journey to the mantle of the Earth'
04.01.11

Scientists propose a 'journey to the mantle of the Earth'

This particular "journey" may not involve any humans descending into the Earth, but that doesn't me...

By D. Melanson,   04.01.11
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03.31.11
Mesmerizing Touch Wood SH-08C ad showcases Japan's beauty, mankind's ingenuity (video)
03.31.11

Mesmerizing Touch Wood SH-08C ad showcases Japan's beauty, mankind's ingenuity (video)

Sharp isn't apt to sell but 15,000 of its Touch Wood SH-08C handsets, but after watching the ad bel...

By D. Murph,   03.31.11
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