Private spaceflight firm Rocket Lab succeeded with the maiden voyage of its new launch vehicle.
A team of students have come up with a plan to dramatically increase the amount of stuff rockets can carry to Mars.
Roboticists at the University of Twente have developed a lifelike "robird" that will be deployed at Edmonton International Airport
Psychologists at the University of Houston are figuring out the impact of different personality traits when it comes to the changing nature of work
Biomedical engineers have developed a tiny, autonomous capsule that can perform a colonoscopy from within.
Researchers at Dartmouth College and the University of Waterloo have developed a prototype watch face that moves in five different directions.
Chemists at Oxford University have developed a soft-tissue retina that could bring hope to the visually impaired
Biomedical engineers at Newcastle University have developed a prosthetic hand that's fitted with a camera to make it easier to pick things up.
Engineers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies and Systems have developed a new way of arranging batteries that lets many more be crammed into the same space.
Finnish researchers are building systems that use 5G network technology to reduce traffic accidents.
At some point in the coming decades we'll put boots on Mars – but who'll make it to the red planet first?
The Breakthrough Listen initiative has released the preliminary results of its first year hunting the skies for extraterrestrial signals.
PhD student Geert Folkertsma at the University of Twente has built a robotic cheetah that he hopes can help optimise the robots of the future
A study of 399 people carried out in the weeks after Pokemon Go was released shows some interesting results about the game's player base.
Google's new AI doodlebot can turn scribbles into beautiful clip art, using a combination of image recognition, machine learning, and artistic flair.