The static firings validated the engines ahead of the company's maiden rocket flight.
The research outpost will focus on technologies that can be brought to market rapidly.
Projects presented at a major conference show how augmented reality can improve.
An IBM researcher gives a timeline for developing the next generation of supercomputers.
The way air mixes with ocean water as waves break is an important parameter in many climate models. Now computer scientists have modelled the process
Chembot is just the latest morphing robot to come rolling out of the lab.
If collisions with dark matter are the cause of the mysterious fly-by anomalies, then spacecraft ought to heat up as they fly past Earth.
Japanese team unveils the first diode that allows a heat current to travel in one direction but not the other
Surveillance bots could be turned against their users, researchers say.
Successful flight tests of a new rocket could pave the way for commercial missions in 2010.