Uber unveils ambitious plans for a fleet of flying...

Several months after an Uber executive first revealed that the transportation network company was...

Scientists create artificial womb that could help premature babies

An artificial womb developed by researchers at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia could help extremely...

This caterpillar could be the key to biodegradable plastic

A species of caterpillar that typically consumes honey and the wax from beehives may...

Study links diet soft drinks with stroke and dementia

The notion that diet soft drinks are healthier alternatives to sugary beverages took another...

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Giant 'hotspot' of plastic waste discovered in the Arctic Ocean

Scientists have discovered a new “hotspot” of plastic pollution accumulating in the waters of the Arctic north of Norway,...

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Facebook is building a brain-computer interface to let you type with your mind

Facebook on Wednesday unveiled a project in development at a secretive R&D division headed up by a former Pentagon...

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Tropical diseases are finally getting the attention they deserve, WHO finds

Immense progress has been made in combating neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) over the past decade, with more than a...