Tiny robot can leap from water's surface

American and South Korean researchers have developed a tiny robot that can push off...

Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter ready for InSight Lander's 2016 arrival

Although the NASA InSight lander isn’t set to make it to the Red Planet...

Drones capture beautiful images of orcas

Drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), are seemingly everywhere these days, and a recently-published...

Potential cancer therapies found in beer, bread yeast

The ability to create a tailor-made cancer therapy to target specific tumors could revolutionize...

Delivering blood samples via drones is possible, study finds

Researchers at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine have demonstrated in a new proof-of-concept study that the results of routine blood tests are...

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Hackers can crack self-firing rifles, change targets

As if the mere existence of computer-augmented, self-aiming rifles wasn’t worrisome enough, a pair of security experts claim to...

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Brightest aurora ever discovered in outer space

If you think the aurora on Earth is amazing, check this out: astronomers have discovered the first auroras ever...

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Olympic athletes will most likely swim, boat in poop water next summer

It’s like the movie trope where characters pass a lake and someone whispers, “Don’t disturb the water,” only instead...