Stanford group's light-field stereoscope creates a dramatically more natural virtual reality experience than that of today's leading headsets.
A survey commissioned by the IMechE has found that 57 percent of the public are worried about global warming, with 14 percent saying they were ‘very worried’.
German researchers have engineered a driver's seat whose shape and position can be adjusted by using simple hand gestures.
A US research team has created digital switches by combining the conducting properties of graphene with the insulating properties of boron nitride nanotubes.
The humble butterfly could hold the key to unlocking new techniques to make solar energy cheaper and more efficient, pioneering new research has shown.
MIT's Amos Winter is aiming to develop a passive, low-tech prosthetic knee that performs nearly as well as high-end prosthetics, at a fraction of their cost.
Preliminary insights into the potential pathway of the plane wreckage that washed up on Reunion Island yesterday morning, thought to be from the missing MH370 flight, is provided by researchers at the National Oceanography Centre* (NOC).
An international team of Seoul National University and Harvard researchers looked to water strider insects to develop robots that jump off the surface of water.
A team of engineers from Imperial College London are creating an artificial retina that captures light to build an image of its surrounding environment.