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26 November 2015

A new technique that uses ultrasound waves has enabled French scientists to see some of the smallest structures in the...

30 October 2015

A system that uses sound waves to manipulate objects in mid air, and even inside the body, has been developed by...

16 October 2015

A brain scanning technique that can find the source of an epilepsy patient's fits has been unveiled by scientists...

08 October 2015

A new material has been created that can delay the development of ice, even at temperatures down to 6°C below freezing.

01 October 2015

A new magnetic material, called Galfenol, could alert car passengers to an impact up to a thousand times faster.

17 September 2015

A record efficiency has been achieved for the production of hydrogen from sunlight using an artificial leaf.

26 August 2015

Previously unseen interaction between beams of light could yield a breakthrough for quantum computing...

13 August 2015

A colour changing polymer may soon be used to indicate head injuries. This is important for both military and...

24 July 2015

A new, rocket-powered punt powered by Chelsea buns has been launched by the Cambridge Science Centre...

18 June 2015

Evaporating water can be used as an energy source to generate electricity using bacterial spores found in soil.

16 June 2015

The Philae lander, deployed onto the surface of comet 67-P-Churyumov-Gerasimenko in 2014, has begun to to send back...

11 June 2015

Batteries that can stretch up to 150% their original size could revolutionise the design of wearable technology...

11 June 2015

Creating a virtual reality in which stroke patients have full use of their limbs has been shown to greatly improve...

29 May 2015

Robots that can experiment on themselves to discover ways to keep going when they are damaged have been developed...

27 May 2015

How horseshoe bats could revolutionise naval sonar…

21 May 2015

A paralysed man can shake hands again thanks to a new thought-controlled robotic arm…

18 May 2015

The Soviets were the first to send a man into space, so why are so many Russian spacecraft failing since?

18 May 2015

Do planes need better cyber security? Ethical hacker Chris Roberts hacked an aeroplane engine - in flight - and...

15 May 2015

How does selective hearing really work?

08 May 2015

Content curation and news filtering by Facebook leads to ideological biases in the information presented to users...

26 March 2015

How do bats avoid mid-air collisions? With a simple set of rules, new research reveals...

19 March 2015

A revolutionary form of 3D-printing has been unveiled by researchers in the US.

12 March 2015

New high-speed video of young praying mantises leaping reveals how they manage to land cleanly every time.

19 February 2015

Miniature atom-sized holes inside diamonds can dramatically alter the colour of the crystal, a new super-powerful...