Cell-sized 'microlasers' could regulate brain activity
They can emit a beam for hours at a time, even inside your body.
Magic Leap is experimenting with light-bending nanomaterials
"Metamaterials" that color butterfly wings could improve optical displays.
New computer models could direct scientists to epic cosmic events
This is what happens when a neutron star collides with a black hole.
Scientists map every atom inside a nanoparticle
The trick could help spot the tiniest defects in materials.
Self-driving taxis may be the key to cutting greenhouse gases
You may think that self-driving cars are mostly useful for reducing accident rates and freeing you...
Scientists take detailed pictures of the smallest known life forms
Just how small can life get? Almost unbelievably small, if you ask a team of Berkeley Lab research...
A 3D slice of the universe 10.8 billion years ago
Mapping out the ancient universe is a major astronomical goal, but there's a huge challenge: the g...
Scientists capture images of molecules forming atomic bonds
For most of us, molecular bonding only really exists as a classroom concept. Some scientists at La...
Researchers make unsuitable parts work as solar cells, could lead to cheaper panels
Harnessing the power of the sun is a tricky business, but even the past few weeks have seen some i...