A German scientist says light holds the key to the future of high-speed data transfers.
Researchers analyze regional and historic data to zero in on where future quakes could occur.
Light-emitting diodes so thin and flexible they can be rolled up could soon turn any wall into an electronic display.
Already so ubiquitous we hardly notice them anymore, computers will continue permeating all aspects of our daily lives.
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.
A relatively cheap and simple biosensor could stop millions of people from drinking water contaminated with arsenic.
New ways of efficiently creating artificial skin lead to new treatments for burn victims and play a role in cutting down on testing cosmetics and medicines on animals.
Scientists in Germany are working to make use of the huge medical potential of embryonic stem cells.
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.
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.
Researchers are scanning the ocean floor for methane hydrate, which they say has the potential to be an energy source of the future.
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.