Corkscrew light beams could lead to practical quantum computers
Specially-made surfaces can 'spin' light into strange forms.
Harvard's new RoboBee can fly in and out of water
The team is hoping their work can inspire microrobots that have more capabilities.
Smart tattoos turn your skin into a health tracker
Who needs a smartwatch when ink can do the trick?
Harvard's tiny robotic arm can make endoscopic surgery safer
It can be scaled down for incredibly sensitive procedures in the brain or lungs.
Researchers make biomedical adhesive inspired by slug slime
It’s super sticky, but also really tough and flexible.
Facebook pledges funding to non-profit election security group
The social network will give $500,000 to help start the bipartisan organization.
Clinton, Romney campaign managers unite to fight election hacking
Facebook and Google are also onboard.
Robotic shorts can shave minutes off a marathon time
Now the Harvard engineers just have to cut the cord.
Silicon-laced diamonds could lead to practical quantum computers
A little bit of silicon turns diamond defects into better quantum bits.