The tactile joystick developed by startup Foldaway Haptics brings the sense of touch to mobile devices, drones and, in a smaller version, to virtual reality controls.
Physicists discovered you could squeeze more power out of solar cells by physically deforming each of the crystals in the semiconductors used by photovoltaic cells.
Researchers reported a new class of soft robot, composed of ultra thin sensing, actuating electronics and temperature-sensitive artificial muscle.
Engineers have developed a technique that causes a composite material to become stiffer and stronger on-demand when exposed to ultraviolet light.
eRoadArlanda, a Swedish innovation, is the first road of its kind to allow commercial and passenger vehicles to be recharged whilst driving.
A truck with a combustion engine powered entirely from zero carbon hydrogen fuel will take to the roads later this year.
A researcher at the University of Michigan demonstrated a smooth, durable, clear coating that swiftly sheds water, oils, alcohols and, even peanut butter.
Using specially weighted spacesuits to simulate lunar gravity, astronauts are practicing walking on the moon, underwater, to prepare for a return to the Moon.