Nasa has developed a new stopwatch that'll time laser beams for measuring the height of the Earth's surface.
Engineers at the German Aerospace Center have constructed an enormous device for testing new ways of making hydrogen.
Engineers at Nasa's Space Technology Mission Directorate are developing light-speed communications systems.
Researchers have discovered that using a sat nav to get somewhere switches off parts of your brain used in navigation.
Italian computer scientists have developed a concept system that gets around the security issues of cloud computing.
A new model for predicting how much a satellite's battery will be used has been developed by computer scientists at Saarland University.
Engineers at the University of British Columbia have developed a touchscreen sensor that works when folded, stretched or bent.
Google's AI subsidiary, DeepMind, has developed an artificial intelligence that solves new problems by applying previously-learnt skills.
Bioengineers have found that wearable biosensors can detect physiological changes that indicate illness before symptoms appear.
Strange bursts of radio waves are puzzling astrophysicists. Could they be evidence of advanced technology?
The International Potato Center has published research showing that potatoes can grow under Mars' atmospheric conditions
Biometric engineers at Hong Kong Baptist University have developed a "lip motion password" that uses your lip movements as a security measure.
Rutgers University engineers have developed a computer model that can predict when people are busy and restrict smartphone notifications during that time.
Cambridge University biologists have created a structure resembling a mouse embryo from two types of stem cell
Doctors at Rush University Medical Center have warned that the benefits of a "quantified self" lifestyle can be outweighed by the stress it causes in some people.
Biologists at the University of Manchester have developed a self-replicating computer that uses DNA to make calculations
Engineers at Waseda University in Japan have figured out how to print ultrathin stick-on electronic tattoos on a household printer.
Optical engineers have invented a new kind of display that creates three-dimensional images in a liquid.
The Spitzer Space Telescope has revealed seven Earth-sized planets orbiting a single star in the Aquarius constellation.
It allows people with paralysis to type with the highest speeds and accuracy levels reported to date.
In Depth Cloning has come on leaps and bounds in the past two decades, but ethical questions remain.