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.
AI researchers at the University of California Berkeley have developed a computer system that can take a painting and turn it into a photorealistic image.
North Carolina State researchers have created elastic fibers that can interface with electronic devices.
Optical engineers have discovered that diamonds can multiply laser power, dramatically increasing the output of a single beam.
A team of Swiss students has redesigned the wheelchair with the goal of giving people with disabilities greater independence.
For the first time, SpaceX has successfully launched a rocket, landed it, launched it again and landed it again.
A technique that integrates three existing methods could be used to make ever-smaller patterns on silicon.
By storing heat alongside compressed air, engineers may have designed the world's best energy storage system.
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.