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.
Already so ubiquitous we hardly notice them anymore, computers will continue permeating all aspects of our daily lives.
Light-emitting diodes so thin and flexible they can be rolled up could soon turn any wall into an electronic display.
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.
A relatively cheap and simple biosensor could stop millions of people from drinking water contaminated with arsenic.
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.
Scientists in Germany are working to make use of the huge medical potential of embryonic stem cells.
Ongoing research could turn robots from devices good for repetitive tasks into intelligent, life-like machines.
Scientists in Germany are trying to understand the cohesive properties of animal feet and other bionic wonders.
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.
As resources on Earth dwindle away, some researchers turn to the moon, Mars and space for new mining opportunities.