Laser harps, stoking clouds, and the power of 'biochar.'
Virginia schools are the first to mandate Internet safety classes. But are kids listening?
Sugar-powered cars, a downside to bird feeders, and the dark core of Omega Centauri.
As Polaroid discontinues its line of instant films, some photo pros stay analog in a digital world.
The surprising attack on a supermarket's network shows the importance of sweeping for malware.
Adobe Systems' new Photoshop Express website hosts a basic version of its ubiquitous software that lets users edit and share digital images.
Hydrogen fuel balls for cars; disappearing tropical frogs; a new generation of smaller, faster computers.
The two-wheel vehicle's image is evolving, in the minds of Americans, from geek chic to mainstream cool.
Expertise is essential online, but the Internet's real 'killer app' is choice.
How gators move so quietly, a creative invasive snail, corn's impact on algae, and a global climate regulator.
It takes a lot of energy to make it, and the world is using billions of tons of it. Makers are finding better ways to do it.
California's bid to set tougher auto-emissions standards has been stymied by the Bush administration. Now the courts will decide.
From Wikileaks to JuicyCampus, new outlets for unattributed comments affect the way we view information.
Rat populations affect shoreline ecosystem, shrimplike krill found at new depths, worms show traces of personal-care products.
In the next decade, robots will increasingly take over low-level jobs, experts say, displacing human employees.
Sony's format beat out its Toshiba counterpart, but digital-delivery options evolve faster than a spinning disc.
New, stronger telescopes could examine millions of stars within a generation.
Reports that Toshiba will halt production of its high-definition video format leaves analysts declaring Sony the victor.
How your clothes might one day charge your cellphone, Saturn's icy 'waterworld,' and farmed salmon threaten wild ones
As technology evolves, data from outmoded machines is put at risk; panel addresses pathways and costs.