New control system may enable humanoid robots to do heavy lifting and other physically demanding tasks.
Study shows tumors with softer, larger cells at their periphery are more likely to spread; may suggest new route for cancer therapy.
Study finds even the tallest ice cliffs should support their own weight rather than collapsing catastrophically.
The X-ray-focusing lens used in the experiment is based on a design used in lighthouses for centuries.
New lens technique spots tiny dwarf galaxy in the first, super-energetic stages of star formation.
New technique could enable assembly of circuit boards and displays with more minute components.
Studying a common material at room temperature, researchers bring quantum behavior “closer to our daily life.”
New structural design could lead to self-deploying tents or adaptive robotic fins.
Joseph Formaggio explains the discovery that the ghostly particle must be no more than 1 electronvolt, half as massive as previously thought.
Made from carbon nanotubes, the new coating is 10 times darker than other very black materials.