Creating connections between the brain and the body could revolutionize treatments for stroke victims.
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.
Light-emitting diodes so thin and flexible they can be rolled up could soon turn any wall into an electronic display.
A relatively cheap and simple biosensor could stop millions of people from drinking water contaminated with arsenic.
Can Himalayan plant genes help crops better cope with climate change? One project aims to find out.
German scientists have come up with a model to improve sewage management in sprawling cities.
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.
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.
There's no way to prevent death, but scientists are developing ways to influence aging and hold off the diseases associated with growing old.
Ongoing research could turn robots from devices good for repetitive tasks into intelligent, life-like machines.
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.
Scientists in Germany are trying to understand the cohesive properties of animal feet and other bionic wonders.