If there is one thing science is good for, it's going to extremes. A lot of science's history is just one story after another of people figuring out how to do something that, just a few years before, thought
On a wet Wednesday morning I’m reading a glossy, A3-sized health report that promises to unpack the secrets of my DNA. It informs me that I’m twice as likely to get heart disease as the average person.
The hypothetical spacecraft engine has made waves for seeming to violate the laws of physics. What's actually going on? One of the most controversial stories in science right now is the EM Drive, a hypothetical
Microsoft might not have envisioned its HoloLens headset as a war helmet, but that's not stopping Ukrainian company LimpidArmor from experimenting. Defence Blog reports that LimpidArmor has started testing
Have you ever dreamed of being an astronaut and exploring Mars? Well, that’s probably not going to become a reality in our lifetime but luckily, NASA has teamed up with Microsoft to offer the next best
At a massive event at New York’s main post office building (that’s about to become a train station), Microsoft today (Oct. 6) announced a range of new products, including new computers, wearables, and
A new Deluxe Edition for the upcoming Star Wars Battlefront is now available for pre-order at Wal-Mart. The bundle comes with a copy of the game for either the PlayStation 4 or the Xbox One as well as
Battery technology has traditionally been the poor friend of other smartphone innovations, such as screen or camera technology, which makes Microsoft's rumoured choice to include Quick Charging a genuine
Scientists have discovered a protein which binds the components of ice cream together and stops it melting so fast Ice cream that does not melt in the sun could hit the shelves within three years, scientists
If you keep track of the ways the iPhone is a revolutionary tool, you can soon add 3-D printing the growing list. A Microsoft research team has created an app that turns any smartphone camera into a 3-D
Google wants to make it easy for people to consider using solar power for their homes. Today it launched a tool called Project Sunroof, which uses Google Maps data to calculate your roof’s solar energy
It’s 3:30 am in the featureless Singularity University meeting room I’m peering into via Skype and I’ve just asked Marita Cheng to take a photo of the buttons on her co-founder, Alberto Rizzoli’s, shirt.
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Time to toss those expired chicken tenders Between the reports of E. coli-tainted spinach and Listeria-laden ice cream, it’s easy to become paranoid about what to eat. And rightly so: One in six Americans