Gloves that mimic gecko or spider feet could work in theory, but actually making them will be a challenge.
Freshmen are in full bloom on MIT campus this week. Many years from now, will they become something old but better, or something new and brighter?
The surprising finding suggests a new mechanism of evolution.
A new cell-phone add-on collects your personal data to help correct your behavior.
Google's Weaver health-information system does more good than harm.
With the stroke of a pen, Microsoft’s InkSeine lets tablet users search the Web without typing a single letter.
The automaker demonstrates long-awaited homogeneous-charge-compression ignition.
Are better video games to follow?
The company expands its Google Earth software by adding stitched-together NASA photos of space.
Scientists are developing a revolutionary prosthetic arm that runs on rocket fuel.