Wow! Watch a Drone Fly Through the World's Largest Atom Smasher
LHCb detector at CERN
March 4th, 2015
The Large Hadron Collider, the world’s most powerful atom smasher, juxtaposes the big and the small. In a new video, a drone flies above and through the LHC, showing all the different size levels of the device.
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Secret Service Will Test-Fly Drones Over US Capital
Washington, D.C.
March 2nd, 2015
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's … a drone flying over the U.S. capital! The U.S. Secret Service has announced it will soon begin flying unmanned aerial vehicles over Washington, D.C.
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Best BMI Calculator Apps
Two women look at a smartphone together.
February 27th, 2015
Apps that calculate your body mass index (BMI) can provide a window into your health. But which ones really work and are also easy to use? Live Science finds out.
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Cyborg Roaches Could Be Used to Find Disaster Survivors
Cyborg cockroach
March 3rd, 2015
Fleets of cyborg cockroaches could someday roam into damaged nuclear power plants or collapsed mines to carry out reconnaissance or locate survivors.
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Virtual Reality Can Make You Forget Pain
VR game
February 28th, 2015
It may not be too long, however, until patients will be able to ward off their agonies simply by playing virtual reality games.
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Chatty Machines? Future Computers Could Communicate Like Humans
Binary code.
February 27th, 2015
In the future, you might be able to talk to computers and robots the same way you talk to your friends.
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Google's Artificial Intelligence Can Probably Beat You at Video Games
Google AI illustration
February 25th, 2015
Computers have already beaten humans at chess and "Jeopardy!," and now they can add one more feather to their caps: the ability to best humans in several classic arcade games.
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