Robots learn to walk naturally by understanding their bodies
Self-aware algorithms and flexible joints help them move more like humans.
Hurricane Maria wreaks havoc on Arecibo radio telescope
It's compounding an already terrible situation.
DNA 'robots' could sort molecules in your blood
A single genetic strand is all it takes.
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A view from space can mitigate diseases on Earth.
Wind energy mines digital cash to support climate research
Using the symptoms of climate change to fight climate change.
Nine of Cassini’s most exciting discoveries about Saturn
From electrically-charged moons to hexagonal polar storms, this place has it all.
'Flip-flop' design makes quantum computers more affordable
You could make a silicon-based quantum chip without reinventing the wheel.
‘Sea Hero Quest’ hides dementia research inside a VR game
The game collects data on spatial navigation skills across different demographics.
‘Safer’ thorium reactor trials could salvage nuclear power
Dutch researchers are kicking off the first thorium fission tests in 45 years.