Amputee Igor Spetic says the device can even produce the sensation of touching different textures, such as smooth metal, fluffy cotton balls, rough sandpaper, and soft hair.
A new collaboration will have top science journalists engaging with their readers at the subreddit r/science.
The first rule for surviving an atomic attack: Ne paniquez pas.
All bodies are getting assistance from technology all the time, yet some are stigmatized. Abler is one woman's quest to rectify this.
In the latest installment of its semi-annual report, Google puts an emphasis on the project's limits.
Perhaps what we sent to the stars isn't what we thought it was.
Here's what's going on beneath the needle.
With an election looming in less than a week, journalists are being pressed into holding off on publishing their work, for fear that they won't be able to serve it to readers.
A novel method of network analysis will help researchers identify your significant other, even if you decline to post that information online.
According to a new major study, sites such as Match.com, OK Cupid, and eHarmony are playing a significant role in American romance.
Social Security Administration data visualized in the most lovely way imaginable
A map from the Oxford Internet Institute reveals the geographical distribution of billions of photos uploaded to the popular image-sharing site.
A new Gmail extension adds algorithmically generated text to the bottoms of emails, in an effort to unwittingly snare government eavesdroppers into capturing innocent communications.
On a day that honors one of the (female) pioneers of computer science, our second annual round-up of our work on women in technology.
Many local tech companies could use a few hours of skilled labor—and they know just whom to turn to.
A portrait from UNESCO shows where women are well represented among employed scientists, and where they are rare.
A scientist moved to tears
A new study claims to identify the times of the week that women are feeling the most insecure about their bodies, and recommends that brands "concentrate media during prime vulnerability moments."