AFP (May 4, 2014) For hundreds of years connecting Britain with France by digging underneath the sea has been a dream for leaders of both countries. Twenty years ago, on May 6 1994, that dream came true. Duration: ... watch video
Reuters (Feb. 19, 2012) California-based start up Makani Power believes the future of clean, sustainable energy is in the skies. The company is developing kite technology they say harnesses wind power far more efficiently ... watch video
CBC (Jan. 20, 2014) Almost 700 people have paid $250K to go to space aboard Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo, but until the FAA grants the company a commercial operator's license, not even Sir Richard Branson himself ... watch video
Reuters - Light News Video Online (Oct. 7, 2014) From playing table tennis to dancing dinosaurs, the latest in robotic technology debuts at Japan’s biggest tech expo. Roselle Chen reports.
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Reuters - Business Video Online (Jan. 6, 2015) Mercedes-Benz debuts its new driverless car at the 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Still only a concept, Hayley Platt looks at the benefits of driver-free cars.
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Reuters - Innovations Video Online (May 25, 2016) London-based design company debuts a 3D-printed consumer wheelchair that uses a person's biometric information for a made-to-measure fit. Matthew Stock reports.
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AFP (Nov. 23, 2015) Once a dream of ecologists, the electric car is becoming more popular in California. As the state boosts the number of charging stations, owners are becoming able to drive to work, do daily errands ... watch video
Oct. 26, 2016 Imagine an urban neighborhood where most of the cars are self-driving. What would it be like to be a pedestrian? Self-driving cars are programmed to obey the rules of the road, including waiting for ... read more
Oct. 26, 2016 Brain functions are controlled by millions of brain cells. However, in order to understand how the brain controls functions, such as simple reflexes or learning and memory, we must be able to record ... read more
Oct. 24, 2016 A new method to increase the energy density of lithium batteries has now been created by a researcher. He has built a trilayer structure that is stable even in ambient air, ... read more
Oct. 25, 2016 Researchers have used state-of-the-art computer simulation to test a theory from the 1950s that when atoms organize themselves into 3D pentagons they supress crystallisation. The theory has been a ... read more
Oct. 25, 2016 Americans waste up to $19 billion annually in electricity costs due to "vampire appliances," always-on digital devices in the home that suck power even when they are turned ... read more
Aug. 23, 2013 NASA partner Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) of Louisville, Colo., successfully completed a captive-carry test of the Dream Chaser spacecraft Thursday, Aug. 22, at the agency's Dryden Flight ... read more
Aug. 10, 2012 NASA's prototype Morpheus lander crashed in a test flight on Thursday (Aug. 9, 2012), at Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The vehicle lifted off the ground and then experienced a hardware ... read more
July 12, 2012 NASA partner Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) has completed a successful test of the nose landing gear for its full-scale Dream Chaser engineering flight test vehicle. The completed test and an ... read more
June 5, 2012 Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) Space Systems' Dream Chaser design passed one of its most complex tests to date with a successful captive-carry test conducted near the Rocky Mountain ... read more