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Taking a cue from science fiction, Microsoft demos 'universal translator'updated Thu Oct 16 2014 12:30:38

Skype users will soon be able to conduct voice and video calls supported by a near-real time translation technology.

Navy's exoskeleton could make workers 20 times more productiveupdated Tue Oct 14 2014 08:36:46

Military work is physically demanding?and we're not just talking about soldiers on the battlefield. Travel down the chain, and you'll find plenty of positions where strength and stamina are highly valued skills.

What happens after you click 'buy'? Betty-Bot gets to workupdated Mon Oct 13 2014 06:25:10

In a warehouse about the size of four football fields, more than a million units of online retail items are housed.

Going up! Cosmic elevator could reach space on a cable made of diamondsupdated Fri Oct 10 2014 08:02:15

Want to ride an elevator into space? While the idea has been around for more than 100 years, a breakthrough in nanotechnology could mean we will be riding into space on a cable made of diamonds.

Blindness? Gone in the next 10 years, says laser eye surgery pioneerupdated Thu Oct 09 2014 10:22:24

A tragedy of blindness is that it is rarely necessary. Of over 250 million people suffering visual impairment around the world, four in five cases are preventable or curable.

Meet the virtual patients training real doctorsupdated Wed Oct 08 2014 15:36:46

Even before the examination begins, it's clear Ann Martinez isn't well.

Send your name into space, maybe to Marsupdated Wed Oct 08 2014 07:32:37

Maybe you chickened out on the one-way trip to Mars that was being offered. But never fear, there's still a way for you to make a name for yourself.

Blood moon the sequel had millions gazing at the skiesupdated Wed Oct 08 2014 00:39:50

Sequels are usually a disappointment. But not this time, not with this heavenly body.

Sleeper spaceship could carry first humans to Mars in hibernation stateupdated Tue Oct 07 2014 12:33:54

Six astronauts lie motionless in a row of compartments with medical monitoring cables connected to their bodies, as their space ship cuts through the silent blackness that separates Earth from Mars.

From 3D-printed airplanes to robot explorers: Nine TED talks on the future of tomorrowupdated Tue Oct 07 2014 10:57:27

TED talks have become an integral forum in airing ideas about tomorrow's world, and how the likes of transport and energy will be revolutionized in the future. Here, we take a look at nine of the most thought-provoking discussions on what the transformation of tomorrow will entail.

U.S. Navy could 'swarm' foes with robot boatsupdated Mon Oct 06 2014 11:09:08

The U.S. Navy is getting ready to "swarm" its adversaries.

Finally, a flying car for everybody? It's the idiot-proof aerial commuter updated Fri Oct 03 2014 06:24:14

There may be plenty of idiots on the road, but is putting them in the skies taking it, quite literally, to the next dimension?

Blood moon returns early Wednesday, and this time it's biggerupdated Fri Oct 03 2014 01:25:18

Blood moon, Act II, opens soon in the heavens near you. And it will be bigger than Act I.

A new photography drone for drone newbiesupdated Thu Oct 02 2014 15:20:57

Even when a drone's small, turned off, unarmed and resting on a table in a coffee shop, it can make people uneasy.

Is demoted planet Pluto making a comeback?updated Thu Oct 02 2014 13:45:08

Poor Pluto. Is it or isn't it a planet?

World Space Week: Nine coolest Twitter accounts for space fansupdated Thu Oct 02 2014 09:11:09

Beyond Pistorius: Rise of 'cyberathletes' could change sport as we know itupdated Thu Oct 02 2014 08:34:21

Andy Lewis' dream died when he was 16. Just out of school, the Englishman had been accepted for an elite traineeship with the army when he was hit by a truck, which resulted in most of his left leg being amputated.

Why Google's next big thing could be a warp-speed supercomputerupdated Thu Oct 02 2014 06:25:19

It depends on mind-bending physics and ultra-cold temperatures but quantum computing could bring about a new era in processing power that promises to revolutionize everything from artificial intelligence to high finance.

New airport scanner could make going through security a breezeupdated Wed Oct 01 2014 07:48:03

Imagine if going through airport security was just a matter of walking past a stretch of wall. No pat-downs, no X-rays, no metal detectors, and no need to remove any clothing.

Crowdfunding propels potato salad joke into a charity concert bashupdated Mon Sep 29 2014 08:38:16

Potato salad is a cause worthy of charitable donations.

Trying to build a better breast pumpupdated Thu Sep 25 2014 16:46:56

An eclectic group of engineers, designers, artists, parents and lactation consultants came together at MIT over the weekend to improve a necessary, unpopular device: the breast pump.

Dark matter? Scientists closer to seeing a vast, invisible universeupdated Sat Sep 20 2014 08:57:51

Take a look around you, and in your mind's eye, randomly wipe out all but a small fraction of what you can see. Pretend the vast rest of reality is there but invisible.

NASA tech finds disaster survivorsupdated Thu Sep 18 2014 16:31:52

Each time your heart beats, your entire body moves -- even if you're unconscious and pinned under a pile of rubble.

Magical organ gives 'musical taste' a new meaningupdated Thu Sep 18 2014 12:15:31

The organist's fingers step lightly through a world of summer fruits, picking out high notes that conjure zest and vitality, before segueing into a lazy melody of golden malt fields.

A brighter future: five ideas that will change solar energyupdated Thu Sep 18 2014 06:30:44

The energy needs of the world could all, in principle, be fulfilled by one single source -- the sun. There are challenges in making this a reality, however: affordability first, and finding a way to capture this energy efficiently to turn it into electricity.

Realistic 'robo-hawks' designed to fly around and terrorize real birdsupdated Tue Sep 16 2014 06:43:42

Birds are nice enough, unless you work at places like airports, farms, and landfills, in which case they're the sworn enemy. Today, there are a variety of tools and technologies for spooking unwanted birds?we've graduated from scarecrows to flash-bang grenades and other sophisticated armaments?but Nico Nijenhuis is undoubtedly working on the coolest. He's building robot hawks that trick lingering critters into thinking they're about to get snacked on.

Filming the fantastical fluorescent light show beneath the wavesupdated Tue Sep 16 2014 05:19:59

With their feet dug into the sand, tourists sit in awe on the beach front, mesmerized as little sparks of electric blue light twinkle brightly in the water. The natural neon particles seem to dance across the waves as they break along the shore. And with every disturbance in the water, a pulsating flash of light is emitted.

The submarine that found a lost H-bomb: 'Alvin' reveals the mysteries of the deepupdated Fri Sep 12 2014 05:31:56

Staring out of the glass viewports, three people sit silently in the metal sphere as it continues its descent hundreds of meters below the ocean's surface. The journey will take over an hour and the lights in the little submarine have been turned off.

Big solar storm hitting Earthupdated Thu Sep 11 2014 13:19:00

Youvathana Sok looked up and saw more than just stars in the crisp, clear Maine night sky.

Superbooks: High-tech reading puts you inside the storyupdated Wed Sep 10 2014 08:34:44

Imagine you could tell Romeo that he doesn't need to take the poison to be with Juliet, warn Streetcar's Blanche Dubois not to rely on the kindness of strangers, or suggest that Jonathan Harker take his vacation somewhere other than Transylvania.

Meteorite makes big crater in Nicaragua, government saysupdated Mon Sep 08 2014 10:31:14

A meteorite crashed down in Managua, Nicaragua, late Saturday night, causing a loud explosion and leaving a crater 39 feet (12 meters) across, government officials said, according to The Associated Press. No damage or injuries were reported.

Newly found asteroid to pass close to Earth on Sundayupdated Sun Sep 07 2014 04:08:24

A newly discovered asteroid will pass "very close" to Earth on Sunday, NASA says.

Newly found asteroid to pass close to Earth on Sundayupdated Thu Sep 04 2014 12:08:09

A newly discovered asteroid will pass "very close" to Earth on Sunday, NASA says.

The race to create a real-life tricorderupdated Wed Sep 03 2014 20:44:26

In an old office building at NASA's Ames Research Center in Mountain View, California, there's a room stacked high with plastic containers of synthetic urine. Researchers dip small white paddles into the liquid, wait for a grid of squares to change colors, and snap a photo with a custom smartphone app.

Turn your kitchen into an orchestraupdated Wed Sep 03 2014 08:49:20

Air guitar players, bus stop drummers and office desk virtuosos, rejoice: being a slave to the rhythm has just become a lot more fun. Mogees is a new technology that turns any object into a musical instrument, by converting the vibrations you make when you touch it into sound.

World's first cyborg wants to hack your bodyupdated Tue Sep 02 2014 09:31:16

Neil Harbisson is the world's first legally recognized cyborg. He has an antenna implanted into his skull that gives him access to something he was born without: the ability to perceive color.

Can levitating appliances take off?updated Fri Aug 29 2014 05:22:23

Ger Jansen is puzzling about how to fit a windshield. His problem is not installing it in a car, but hanging the glass in thin air and keeping it hovering for a prolonged display.

Google reveals secret drone delivery testsupdated Thu Aug 28 2014 20:22:04

Amazon is trying it. UPS has considered it. Ice fishermen in Minnesota used it to get beer. Yelp created one just for burritos.

Biodesign: Why the future of our cities is soft and hairy updated Wed Aug 27 2014 11:21:08

You get out of bed and open the curtains.

Scientists: Solar system inside a searing gas bubbleupdated Wed Aug 27 2014 05:26:48

Ever feel like you live in a bubble?

'Mousetronauts,' fireballs and a real-life R2D2: Experiments in spaceupdated Wed Aug 27 2014 05:20:53

It's the Earth-orbiting research lab as big as a five-bedroom house, complete with two bathrooms, a gym and a huge bay window -- but how much do we know about what goes on at the International Space Station?

Sensors let Alzheimer's patients stay at home, safelyupdated Mon Aug 25 2014 19:43:30

Mary Lou doesn't know that she's being tracked.

Experimental SpaceX rocket self-detonates over Texasupdated Sat Aug 23 2014 06:26:46

A rung on the long ladder to Mars broke Friday, when a rocket test in Texas ended in a midair ball of fire.

The Chairless Chair, an invisible chair that you can wearupdated Wed Aug 20 2014 09:57:08

It's like a chair that isn't there, but magically appears whenever you need it. It's called the Chairless Chair and you wear it on your legs like an exoskeleton: when it's not activated, you can walk normally or even run. And then, at the touch of a button, it locks into place and you can sit down on it. Like a chair that is now there.

2022 World Cup city rises in the desertupdated Tue Aug 19 2014 09:41:29

If you're trying to create the perfect 21st-century city, it helps to start with a blank slate. Even if that slate is a sweltering strip of sand.

Trash palaces: The spectacular houses built from scrap updated Mon Aug 18 2014 07:54:36

Getting a foothold on the property ladder can be a challenge at the best of times, and the prospects for many of us have been battered further by the global recession.

See the UFO? No? Try squinting. Squint harderupdated Fri Aug 15 2014 07:08:48

Down on Earth, we all know: Do anything stupid these days, and video of it will turn up on the Internet to embarrass you.

For the first time ever, a woman wins mathematics' highest honorupdated Wed Aug 13 2014 09:58:26

For the first time in history, a woman has received the highest honor in mathematics, often nicknamed the Nobel Prize of mathematics.

Is this the future of parenting?updated Tue Aug 12 2014 17:30:04

Babies are unpredictable, messy and constantly changing. Sleep-deprived parents struggling to make sense of their tiny humans' behaviors are starting to take a scientific approach, collecting data in the hopes of solving problems like not sleeping through the night.

Google Lunar X Prize: Build a robot, send it to the moon, win $20 million updated Mon Aug 11 2014 06:56:54

"I believe that this nation should commit itself to achieving the goal, before this decade is out, of landing a man on the moon and returning him safely to the Earth." -- U.S. President John F. Kennedy speaking before a joint session of Congress on May 25, 1961.

Spy satellites fighting crime from spaceupdated Mon Aug 11 2014 05:52:10

Months after the murder of Rania Alayed, the search for her body had ground to a halt. Although her husband -- who had admitted to her killing -- indicated the approximate location where he buried the body off a highway near Manchester, northern England, police were still left with miles of open field to dig through.

The spaceship reinvented for new frontiersupdated Fri Aug 08 2014 05:21:00

More than half a century after Sputnik, space travel remains shockingly wasteful. Every rocket we launch at the cost of hundreds of millions of dollars can only be used once and completes its mission by falling to Earth in pieces. This disposable design has scarcely advanced since the 1960s.

Startup offers payday advances without the pesky loan-sharkingupdated Thu Aug 07 2014 05:56:59

Payday lenders aren't the most scrupulous of operations. Preying on the desperation of people who don't have enough money to make it to their next payday, these lenders dole out short-term loans with exorbitant interest rates, forcing already cash-strapped customers deeper into debt. And while many have tried to reform the payday lending industry, we're still awaiting the right answer.

Eavesdropping with a camera and potted plantsupdated Wed Aug 06 2014 17:31:54

Before you spill your deepest darkest secrets, or plans for world domination, look around you. Is there a gossipy potato chip bag or leafy green houseplant nearby picking up your conversation?

NASA's next Mars rover will make oxygen, look for farmlandupdated Fri Aug 01 2014 08:16:10

For 17 years, NASA rovers have laid down tire tracks on Mars. But details the space agency divulged this week about its next Martian exploration vehicle underscored NASA's ultimate goal.

Voyager 1: 'The little spacecraft that could'updated Fri Aug 01 2014 05:33:55

Hurtling across the Milky Way like an eternal explorer -- the Voyager 1 spacecraft continues to nonchalantly reveal the mysteries of the solar system to a captivated Earthbound audience.

The undersea drones revealing the ocean's secretsupdated Wed Jul 30 2014 05:59:56

When Typhoon Rammasun swept through the South China Sea in July, a tiny ship was trapped in its path. The deadly storm whipped up waves over 10 meters high and winds approaching 200 miles per hour. Any regular boat would have been smashed to pieces, but this craft just a few feet long sailed through without pausing in its work.

NASA maps out geysers, finds evidence of liquid water on surface of Saturn moonupdated Tue Jul 29 2014 07:04:50

On the surface of one of Saturn's icy moons, scientists have discovered the possible existence of a very important, life-sustaining element: liquid water.

Repairing yourself: Self-healing buildings, bodies, and machinesupdated Fri Jul 25 2014 08:10:18

Crumbling buildings, burnt-out PCs, potholes, and cracked smartphone screens -- all these damaged goods could soon be distant memories, as a new generation of "self-healing" technologies emerge.

Robot furniture that builds itselfupdated Thu Jul 24 2014 06:34:21

Imagine that the chair you're sitting on became a sofa on demand as the day moved from light to dark. Or if all your furnishings could move out of your way as you walk through a room. These thoughts could one day become reality through research being conducted at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL).

Out of this world: The best selfies from spaceupdated Tue Jul 22 2014 07:24:06

"Gee whiz! Look at that horizon. It's curved a little bit and the clouds are way down there. I wonder what the picture's going to look like?" recalls famed astronaut Buzz Aldrin.

Now you feel it, now you don't: Nanomaterial cloaks the sense of touchupdated Mon Jul 21 2014 08:29:40

A real invisibility cloak may still be the stuff of fantasy, but scientists have figured out a way to hide objects from touch.

Marines test new beach assault vehicleupdated Wed Jul 16 2014 08:26:10

Call it part tank, part boat and part beer cooler. But it's unquestionably all cool.

After Apollo: Do we need to go back to the moon? updated Wed Jul 16 2014 08:06:08

"Neil Armstrong is going to walk on the moon on Monday, July 21st."

Electronic noses sniff out cancerupdated Wed Jul 16 2014 05:19:07

It's the second most common cancer for men worldwide, but prostate cancer remains difficult to diagnose, with standard blood tests criticized for delivering a high rate of false positives.

Here's what you learn when you put a baby mammoth in a 3-D scannerupdated Wed Jul 16 2014 05:15:25

Newly released 3-D images of two mummified baby mammoths provide a window into the lives and deaths of creatures that roamed Siberia over 40,000 years ago.

Japan's robot revolutionupdated Tue Jul 15 2014 14:09:36

From an android newscaster, to a realistic humanoid, CNN's Will Ripley examines what's next for Japan's robot revolution.

Space weather: Fine, with a chance of solar flaresupdated Tue Jul 15 2014 05:52:31

From Earth, the sun appears as a constant circle of light, but when viewed in space a brilliant display of motion is revealed.

Elon Musk promises $1 million for Tesla museumupdated Thu Jul 10 2014 16:23:11

On Nikola Tesla's 158th birthday, it was the effort to build a museum in the influential scientist's honor that got the gift.

Kill switch: breeding kamikaze mosquitoesupdated Tue Jul 08 2014 08:00:05

The Aedes Aegypti mosquito is just two to three millimeters long but its impact is devastating. Of the thousands of mosquito species, this one bears primary responsibility for one of the world's deadliest and fastest growing diseases.

This robot valet will park your carupdated Thu Jul 03 2014 14:17:10

In Germany, high tech has come to airport parking.

Forget selfies -- make way for 'dronies'updated Thu Jul 03 2014 12:15:59

Forget selfies. Those are so 2013.

Get to know your unconscious: Dream-reading technology that actually works?updated Wed Jul 02 2014 09:15:05

A dizzying number of trackers are available for health and lifestyle. Enthusiasts can now chart every calorie burned or consumed, have their genetics broken down and backdated for centuries, or follow their stress levels through a family holiday. But while our waking moments become ever more transparent, the one-third of our life spent asleep has remained off limits.

Happy 35th birthday, Walkmanupdated Tue Jul 01 2014 18:25:37

It was 35 years ago Tuesday that Sony, not Apple, revolutionized the way we listen to music.

Mars Curiosity: Take a look under the hoodupdated Tue Jul 01 2014 07:10:34

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NASA's deep-space craft readying for launchupdated Thu Jun 26 2014 13:29:59

The U.S. space shuttle program retired in 2011, leaving American astronauts to hitchhike into orbit. But after three long years, NASA's successor is almost ready to make an entrance.

Mobile apps transforming the future of parkingupdated Wed Jun 25 2014 17:23:40

An era of fumbling for spare change and driving in circles in search for a parking space may be coming to a close.

Preserving 120 years of U.S. cultural historyupdated Wed Jun 25 2014 08:22:49

When the Library of Congress comes to mind, most of us don't think of movies, TV shows or old-school vinyl.

'Bionic eye' lets blind man 'see' againupdated Tue Jun 24 2014 05:43:50

As a teenager, Roger Pontz's eyesight began to fail. Doctors told him there was nothing they could do to save his vision and over the years his sight deteriorated until, by the age of 40, he was completely blind.

Cheating death through 'suspended animation'updated Mon Jun 23 2014 08:10:24

As fans of "Grey's Anatomy," "ER" and any other hospital-based show can tell you, emergency-room doctors are fighting against time.

Sonar sticks use ultrasound to guide blind people updated Fri Jun 20 2014 05:45:34

"On the streets the sidewalks are cluttered with street vendors, animals, streetlights and other obstacles which make them uncomfortable even for sighted people," explains Professor Meenakshi Balakrishnan, a computer engineer at the Indian Institute of Technology, in Delhi.

Lighting on the wall: World's most spectacular video projectionsupdated Wed Jun 18 2014 07:51:49

Sydney has had a radical makeover this summer, with the famous Opera House dressed in snakeskin and the underpass dotted with flowers to mark the city's Vivid festival.

Can Amazon help 3-D finally catch on?updated Tue Jun 17 2014 11:30:06

Over its extensive history, 3-D entertainment has seen its share of successes and failures.

World Cup survival glass tells you when to stop drinkingupdated Fri Jun 13 2014 12:40:05

Imagine you are welded to the sofa at home about to watch a third match in a row. You have been drinking throughout the day, but reach for another can of cold beer and fill your glass.

Solar storms! Full moon! Must be Friday the 13thupdated Fri Jun 13 2014 12:29:27

Common Western superstition says Friday the 13th is unlucky. But what does it say about a Friday the 13th with a full moon and solar flares that could create geomagnetic storms large enough to disrupt Earth's atmosphere?

Vanishing spray makes World Cup debutupdated Thu Jun 12 2014 17:47:30

Now you see it, now you don't. That's the logic behind the vanishing spray being used at this year's World Cup in Brazil.

What an Enterprise! NASA physicist, artist unveil warp-speed craft designupdated Thu Jun 12 2014 10:57:50

Thanks to a NASA physicist, the notion of warp speed might just travel out of sci-fi and into the real world.

New technology aims to rid World Cup of 'ghost goals'updated Wed Jun 11 2014 09:29:05

In 1966, British soccer legend Geoff Hurst booted a right-foot shot against Germany in the World Cup championship game. The ball struck the top crossbar and rifled down near the goal line before spinning out.

NASA cameras capture huge solar flaresupdated Tue Jun 10 2014 12:54:20

The sun is putting on a fireworks show again.

'Smart' football helmet may help detect concussionsupdated Mon Jun 09 2014 08:03:41

For years, the protocol for treating possible concussions on a football field has been this: After a player takes a hard hit to the head, a coach or trainer examines him to assess the severity of the impact and his readiness to return to the field.

Meet Pepper, the emotional robotupdated Fri Jun 06 2014 17:10:53

When someone is being stiff and acting emotionless, we may have to quit calling them a robot.

One month under the sea with a Cousteauupdated Wed Jun 04 2014 16:47:20

Could we one day live underwater? Ask Fabien Cousteau -- a month from now.

Hollywood to feds: Let us use dronesupdated Wed Jun 04 2014 16:32:28

It's almost entirely illegal to use drones for money-making purposes in the United States. But a little Hollywood magic could change that.

Tool can plug gunshot wounds in secondsupdated Mon Jun 02 2014 08:21:46

You can find many things in Williams-Sonoma, the kitchenware retailer.

At Harvard, swarming robots that mimic termitesupdated Thu May 29 2014 07:59:00

Ask 100 robotics scientists why they're inspired to create modern-day automatons and you may get 100 different answers.

Bone conduction: Get used to the voices in your headupdated Thu May 29 2014 07:52:41

Long established as the premier portal for sound, your ears are facing increased competition from emerging techniques for transmission through your skeleton.

Google's new self-driving car has no steering wheel or brakeupdated Wed May 28 2014 12:03:41

If you're uneasy at the idea of riding in a vehicle that drives itself, just wait till you see Google's new car. It has no gas pedal, no brake and no steering wheel.

Report: Apple to unveil 'smart home' systemupdated Mon May 26 2014 14:08:53

Apple is planning to introduce a smart home concept at its upcoming Worldwide Developers Conference, according to a report.

Ice cream made-to-order in 90 secondsupdated Wed Nov 13 2013 11:51:35

CNN's David Mattingly visits a San Francisco shop that creates made-to-order ice cream in 90 seconds.

Trauma dummies help doctors learnupdated Tue Oct 22 2013 19:46:46

A new patient simulator is equipped with robotics that allow it to move, hemorrhage and more to help train doctors.

Vets conquer with all-terrain wheelchairupdated Mon Oct 14 2013 18:29:54

All-terrain wheelchairs give freedom to disabled vets, letting them conquer hills, mud, sand and up to a foot of water.

Mars applicants apply hereupdated Mon Aug 12 2013 13:50:43

The Mars Society's Nicole Willett describes the characteristics needed for an applicant wanting to live on Mars.

Google says it can pick your best photosupdated Wed May 15 2013 17:49:38

Google's Vic Gundotra demos a service that they say can look at your library of photos and identify which are best.

Google's new voice command searchupdated Wed May 15 2013 15:16:48

Google's Johanna Wright demonstrates Google's voice activated hot word search at a company presentation.

Gates: More kids should learn to programupdated Thu Mar 07 2013 17:42:35

Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates talks about computer coding, working from home and the future of technology.

Contenidos en la Internetupdated Thu Jan 31 2013 14:03:27

La experta en redes sociales, Silvina Moschini, habla del uso de Internet por parte de los niños y opina sobre la censura.

Doctor's office in a boxupdated Tue Jan 15 2013 05:19:07

Imagine a quick, inexpensive trip to the doctor at all hours of the night. WJW reports.

Software weeds out weak resumesupdated Tue Jan 08 2013 07:39:50

Your resume might never be seen by a human. Software weeds out ones without certain words. CNN's Jim Boulden reports.

Apple announces upgrades to laptopsupdated Mon Jun 11 2012 14:40:44

Apple Senior VP Phil Schiller says the upgraded MacBook Air laptops are faster, has better graphics and $100 cheaper.

Images of sun like you've never seenupdated Thu May 24 2012 10:02:53

NASA has enhanced solar images to make the structures on the sun more visible.

CNN Explains: Commercial space flightupdated Fri May 18 2012 16:30:58

Now that NASA's shuttle program is no longer running, how will the U.S. get astronauts into space? CNN explains.

Camera captures 19th century shipwreckupdated Thu May 17 2012 12:33:12

NOAA used a remotely operated camera to view the remains of a 19th century sailing ship in the Gulf of Mexico.

Robot can help troops see through wallsupdated Wed May 16 2012 15:38:09

The U.S. military is using a small robot to help troops in Afghanistan see through walls and potentially save lives.

How the iPhone saved a Corning factoryupdated Thu May 10 2012 19:49:09

Steve Jobs' request for tougher glass in the iPhone led Corning to produce Gorilla Glass in an old Kentucky factory.

The $6 million Kickstarter watchupdated Mon Apr 30 2012 12:42:37

A Kickstarter campaign for the Pebble watch has raised more than $6 million for a device that connects with smart phones.

Flying in a remote controlled helicopterupdated Tue Apr 03 2012 11:02:01

Kaman and Lockheed Martin have teamed up to build an unmanned helicopter they hope will save lives in war zones.

James Cameron prepares for epic diveupdated Thu Mar 08 2012 13:37:21

Director James Cameron prepares his submarine for his record breaking dive down to the depths of the Mariana Trench.

Innovators you want to knowupdated Mon Jan 09 2012 16:38:42

Meet the innovators and agents of change that have been selected for CNN's The Next List.

A list of who's nextupdated Mon Jan 09 2012 16:36:36

Dr. Sanjay Gupta introduces us to a selection of change agents from a variety of fields.

Meet America's fastest supercomputerupdated Mon Nov 14 2011 11:57:45

The Jaguar supercomputer in Oak Ridge, TN is used for everything from scientific research to disaster management.

Robot army helps run warehousesupdated Tue Nov 08 2011 15:17:47

The future of warehouses may be one with fast shipments and few human employees if robots like Kiva Systems continue to invade the workspace.

Lanzamiento del Nokia Lumiaupdated Sun Nov 06 2011 18:33:25

José Carlos Garcia, estuvo en el lanzamiento del teléfono Nokia Lumia en Londres.

Baseball's new rolling roof in Miamiupdated Wed Nov 02 2011 13:07:50

The Marlins' new $550 million stadium won't open until 2012, but CNNMoney got a sneak peek of how the roof will work.

2010: Apple CEO on future of notebooksupdated Thu Oct 06 2011 12:19:21

Apple CEO sees the new and improved MacBook Air as the future of notebook computers.

Device keeps guitar in tune foreverupdated Wed Aug 31 2011 08:46:15

CNN's Reynolds Wolf shows us a new Technovation that will keep a guitar in tune forever.

Transport advancement: Electric tramupdated Sun Aug 28 2011 23:02:35

Now running at Seoul's main amusement park, Paula Hancocks learns the concept of "charge as you go."

The legacy of Steve Jobsupdated Thu Aug 25 2011 03:50:19

CNN's Dan Simon takes a close look at Steve Jobs' tenure as CEO of Apple.

Couple married by computerized ministerupdated Mon Aug 01 2011 05:29:31

A Houston couple ties the knot with a computer program acting as minister.

Japan's 'perfect pop star' isn't realupdated Tue Jul 12 2011 06:31:17

Japan uses computer-generated images to create chart-topping pop stars. CNN's Kyung Lah reports.

2010: High tech pet health careupdated Fri Jul 08 2011 09:38:11

One of the best hospitals in Arizona isn't for you, it's for your pets.

Emirates' civil nuclear energy programupdated Mon Jun 27 2011 13:35:04

Emirati nuclear officials say proposed nuclear plants for growing energy demands will have advanced safety systems.

Solar plane sets energy exampleupdated Thu Jun 23 2011 14:45:38

Creators of the fuel-free plane Solar Impulse want more people to follow their example and use renewable energy.

Google's Chromebook debutupdated Thu Jun 16 2011 15:47:47

How will the Chromebook stack up with the competition?

Hands-free camera records your adventureupdated Thu Jun 16 2011 02:44:39

GoPro CEO Nicholas Woodman explains how his wearable camera lets anyone record their adventures in HD.

Cloud computing good for businessupdated Sun Jun 12 2011 19:05:31

New tech businesses can get off the ground faster thanks to the new cloud computing technology. CNN's Emily Reuben reports

Trash cans go high-tech in Dayton, Ohioupdated Thu Jun 09 2011 12:02:07

Solar-powered, compact trash cans will pop up at bus stops in Dayton, Ohio as WDTN's Jordan Burgess reports.

No glare with these shadesupdated Wed Jun 08 2011 15:18:00

New sunglass technology keeps the glare from blinding you. CNN's Randi Kaye talks to its inventor.

Cloud computing comes to the massesupdated Tue Jun 07 2011 15:55:16

Apple's new cloud computing service could help bring the growing service to the masses.

All about computer cloudsupdated Mon Jun 06 2011 19:03:20

CNN's Max Foster explains storing information on the internet.

Apple's new Lion operating systemupdated Mon Jun 06 2011 17:57:24

Apple highlights the features of its new operating system, Lion.

Apple's fourth cloudupdated Thu Jun 02 2011 13:50:35

Apple has announced its attempt to move into cloud computing, but it's not the first time.

Google's revolutionary laptopupdated Sun May 15 2011 19:21:46

Tech expert Katie Linendoll on Google's new Chromebook laptop and its revolutionary operating system.

Facial recognition software explainedupdated Wed May 04 2011 14:37:06

The U.S. used facial recognition technology to help identify bin Laden. CNN's Michael Holmes explains how it works.

Bionic device for wheelchair usersupdated Wed Apr 27 2011 13:48:23

Berkeley Bionics CEO Eythor Bender talks about the vision behind eLegs, a bionic device for wheelchair users.

21st century pharmacyupdated Fri Apr 22 2011 17:31:07

A new way of dispensing medicine is coming to America's hospitals. CNN's Dan Simon reports.

Flying robots!updated Tue Apr 05 2011 15:46:55

MIT researchers have developed a new use for the Microsoft Kinect system - a robot that flies without help from humans.

'Solarball' uses sun to clean waterupdated Thu Mar 31 2011 15:17:38

New hamster-ball-style technology uses the sun to turn dirty water into clean.

Qatar: Robo-clouds to cool World Cupupdated Fri Mar 25 2011 10:21:20

Researchers at Qatar University come up with a novel way to cool stadiums ahead of the 2022 World Cup.

Goodbye tech, here's the wrapupdated Wed Mar 16 2011 23:28:59

CNN staffers give you the inside scoop as the technology festival wraps up.

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