Google and others embed 'Easter eggs' for times when web users are in the mood for diversion.
Drones are just part of a bid to automate combat. Can virtual ethics make machines decisionmakers?
After-school program uses the simple, experimental BigShot camera to teach young students about art, engineering, and culture.
Scientists knew there was water on the moon before NASA crashed a craft into the lunar soil.
Automated flight controls under research may be able to sense how alert pilots are. It’s one way science could help prevent mistakes like the one made by the Northwest pilots who overflew Minneapolis by 150 miles.
Motion capture blurs line between video games, films.
Column: Two examples of researchers finding amazing things by reconsidering the fundamentals.
A laser-driven device can read an object’s reflected light to decipher its substance.
Column: We know a lot about life on Earth, but we're still learning fundamental insights all the time.
Koichi Wakata, the first Japanese astronaut to return from a long space journey, greeted friends after 4-1/2 months.
Rather than replace coal-fired boilers, one university opts for an ambitious geothermal system.
NASA takes it slow and steady as team installs batteries.
US automakers think small in a downsized economy.
NASA begins 202nd spacewalk by Americans since the Apollo 11 lunar excursion.
A Hollywood film restoration company took television video copies of what Apollo 11 beamed to Earth 40 years ago and made the pictures look sharper.
Endeavour is poised to take off for the space station Wednesday evening, along with seven astronauts. Forecasters put the odds of good weather at 60 percent.
Dell Inc. said Tuesday that the U.S. personal computer market has reached its low point but that the timing of a global turnaround in the technology industry remains anyone's guess.
The latest update to the popular productivity package takes a shot at Google, offering free web-based companion versions of Word and Excel.
Human activity in deserts is causing more dust to settle on alpine meadows and mountains, speeding snow melt.