Mobile devices could double their power, but researchers are focused on improving bigger batteries first.
The Mars probe is the first human-made vehicle to travel 26.2 miles on a non-Earth planet.
NASA’s MAVEN spacecraft picked up on a dazzling light display on the Red Planet.
Machines of the future make their predecessors seem as old-school as the dot matrix printer.
Mars used to have a body of water bigger than the Arctic Ocean. What happened to it?
Can a computer forge a painting well enough that it fools the algorithms designed to detect fakes?
Equipped with high-tech sensors, unmanned aerial vehicles can help archaeologists discover remnants of ancient societies.
Felines aren't keen on human music, so scientists created special songs for them.
Using a camera strapped to the creature, scientists reveal for the first time the intricacies of how the sea giant hunts.
An entomologist from London is using his favorite childhood toy to build a device that holds fragile insect specimens.
NASA captured video of a bright meteor blazing through the morning sky this week.
Buzzing quadrocopters can get surprisingly close to flamingos without ruffling their feathers.
Also: tiny particles of bubonic plague, anthrax, and dysentery
Scientists used a modified Nikon camera to reveal previously unseen markings on Ötzi the Iceman's body.
Researchers in Australia have temporarily rid 23 children of their adverse reactions to the nut.
NASA has discovered a star twice as old as our sun with five Earth-sized planets of its own.
A few million mutant insects could slow the spread of dengue and chikungunya in the United States, but some people are wary of tampering with nature.
People are much more likely to achieve their fitness goals with their spouse than alone.
An electronic sensor may mean the end of finger pricking.
Only 126 cases of Guinea worm remain before the parasite disappears from humanity entirely.