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MIT's Andrew Marchese and Daniela Rus put the soft silicone rubber outer skin on their robotic fish.
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A University of Colorado team's waterless toilet uses solar power to convert fecal matter into a sanitary, harmless charcoal-like material that can be used for heating or fertilizing.
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A recent pair of botched executions has renewed the debate over lethal injection and whether it's actually less inhumane than other methods used to execute condemned prisoners.
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Co-founders of SpaceIL Yariv Bash, Kfir Damari and Yonatan Winetraub stand next to their company's spacecraft process prototype at Bar-Ilan University, near Tel Aviv, Feb 24, 2014.
When Kiowa Kavovit, 7, got a scrape at age 4, she decided that there had to be an alternative to adhesive bandages that always fall off and dreamed up Boo Boo Goo, a liquid roll-on that comes in colors Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USA TODAY.
There has been a lot of cookie chatter in recent days. First, we were introduced to the cookie-and-milk shots from the creator of the cronut.
Malmesbury School students meet Sir James Dyson during an event where PhD students, supported by the James Dyson Foundation, showcase their ground-breaking technology at the Dyson headquarters Young people from Malmesbury School met Sir James Dyson at his headquarters in Malmesbury for a showcase of inventions, including car technology to cut ... (more)
Standing still, he could be a clothing store dummy. But crank the handle on the box below, and row after row of brass wheels begin to turn.
The inventor of the world wide web, Tim Berners-Lee, called on Wednesday for bill of rights to protect freedom of speech on the Internet and users' rights after leaks about government surveillance of online activity.
South by Southwest is known for its convergence of hipsters and geeks, and the hosts of the Quirky+GE Night of Invention event were emblematic of that odd couple vibe.
Far from the expectant gaze of major restaurant critics and the accompanying pressure to produce the Next Big Thing, this little-big city offers chefs a unique opportunity -- the chance to experiment with less fear of scathing reviews, empty tables and For Sale signs after an adventurous flop.
Sometimes, the biggest innovations and most important discoveries come not as a result of a group of creative minds pitting their energies together in efforts to create a single product, but by pure chance.
Last weekend in Washington, D.C., meteorgologists gathered at a luncheon to celebrate Robert Simpson, one of the creators of the Saffir-Simpson Scale, which measures hurricane intensity, the Washington Post's Capital Weather Gang blog reports .
The oldest known masks in the world went on display in Jerusalem on Tuesday in the largest-ever exhibit of the ghoulish faces, believed to have been created in the Holy Land thousands of years before the time of the Bible.
In March 1989, British scientist Tim Berners-Lee published a paper proposing an "information management" system for his laboratory.
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