A German scientist says light holds the key to the future of high-speed data transfers.
Already so ubiquitous we hardly notice them anymore, computers will continue permeating all aspects of our daily lives.
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.
German scientists have come up with a model to improve sewage management in sprawling cities.
Carbon dioxide has a seriously bad reputation, but scientists say it can be tamed.
A relatively cheap and simple biosensor could stop millions of people from drinking water contaminated with arsenic.
A German scientist may have discovered a new Alzheimer's diagnosis tool that's as easy as an eye scan.
There's no way to prevent death, but scientists are developing ways to influence aging and hold off the diseases associated with growing old.
Scientists work in the jungles of Ghana and labs in Germany to stop the spread of bat-borne disease.
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.
As resources on Earth dwindle away, some researchers turn to the moon, Mars and space for new mining opportunities.
Researchers are scanning the ocean floor for methane hydrate, which they say has the potential to be an energy source of the future.
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.
Ongoing research could turn robots from devices good for repetitive tasks into intelligent, life-like machines.