August 8th, 2018 | by Faye Oney
Ceramic artist Sabri Ben-Achour creates unique sculptures by mixing a little science with art. He gets his inspiration from wabi-sabi, the Japanese philosophy of finding beauty in imperfection. Watch the video to see his distinctive techniques.
August 1st, 2018 | by Faye Oney
Architects in Nantes, France have created a 1,022 square-foot 3-D-printed house that a family of five has recently moved into. Watch the video to learn more about the house, which took 54 hours to print.
July 25th, 2018 | by Faye Oney
NASA Goddard will launch its Parker Solar Probe in early August on a mission to study the mysteries of the sun. Watch today's video to learn how engineers have designed the Solar Probe to withstand the sun's intense heat.
July 18th, 2018 | by Faye Oney
Did you ever wish you could fly your own small plane without getting your pilot's license? Watch today's video to see how close the future really is!
July 11th, 2018 | by Faye Oney
Researchers at MIT have fabricated small flexible magnetic structures using a 3-D printer and ink fused with magnetic particles. The structures could be used to remotely control biomedical devices for drug delivery or for pumping blood, among other functions.
July 4th, 2018 | by Faye Oney
Happy 4th of July to our American readers! Unsure of what to bring to today's family gathering? In today's video, we bring you a quick and easy "recipe" of sorts for your contribution to the family picnic.
June 27th, 2018 | by Faye Oney
Researchers at Berkeley Lab have developed a "super window" that is twice as insulating and more energy efficient than most windows on the market today. They are currently working with major manufacturers to eventually bring it to market.
June 20th, 2018 | by Faye Oney
Researchers have devised a simple electronic textile that uses carbon nanotubes to provide an electrical charge. The device enables users to control a computer or small appliance by swiping a finger over the fabric.
June 13th, 2018 | by Faye Oney
Researchers have developed a technology to power tiny implantable devices that could be used to monitor medical conditions or treat diseases from inside the human body. The technology uses radio waves, rather than batteries, to power and communicate with the devices.
June 6th, 2018 | by Faye Oney
We have driverless cars. What about driverless boats? Researchers at MIT have designed an autonomous 3-D printed boat that can transport people and deliver goods to their destinations, reducing traffic on roads.