Light-emitting diodes so thin and flexible they can be rolled up could soon turn any wall into an electronic display.
Researchers analyze regional and historic data to zero in on where future quakes could occur.
A German scientist says light holds the key to the future of high-speed data transfers.
Creating connections between the brain and the body could revolutionize treatments for stroke victims.
A relatively cheap and simple biosensor could stop millions of people from drinking water contaminated with arsenic.
Carbon dioxide has a seriously bad reputation, but scientists say it can be tamed.
Can Himalayan plant genes help crops better cope with climate change? One project aims to find out.
It is still not clear exactly what the role of synthetic biology will be in the future, but potential certainly exists, and research is well underway.
A German scientist may have discovered a new Alzheimer's diagnosis tool that's as easy as an eye scan.
Scientists work in the jungles of Ghana and labs in Germany to stop the spread of bat-borne disease.
There's no way to prevent death, but scientists are developing ways to influence aging and hold off the diseases associated with growing old.
Researchers in Germany work to create autonomous cars that will keep traffic moving better than human drivers and make roadways safer at the same time.
Scientists in Germany are trying to understand the cohesive properties of animal feet and other bionic wonders.
Ongoing research could turn robots from devices good for repetitive tasks into intelligent, life-like machines.
As resources on Earth dwindle away, some researchers turn to the moon, Mars and space for new mining opportunities.