Corporate and nonprofit clients wanting to establish beachheads in the virtual world "Second Life" are fueling a D.C. start-up.
The new humanoid gadget from Japan's Speecys is designed to download content such as news, quizzes and commercial programming.
Disney-owned animation leader is exhibiting 300 original drawings, paintings and sculptures at Science Museum.
The lightweight Sony Reader, while only the size of a closed paperback, comes with a cover to mimic the board and spine of an actual book.
Iran military tests small propeller-driven aircraft that flies low over water surface at up to 100 knots.
Smoke at a Unisys booth sparked a visit from a fire truck at the Boston conference.
Researchers demonstrate flat lenses with focusing power that adjusts based on what the person is viewing.
The Golden Gate Yacht Club is home to the BMW Oracle Racing Team, which will compete in next year's America's Cup.
Samsung Electronics used the CTIA Wireless 2006 trade show in Las Vegas this week to highlight several new mobile phones.
NASA satellites monitor Great Barrier Reef for signs of coral bleaching.
Teams of students designed, built and raced vehicles for NASA's 13th annual Great Moonbuggy Race.
A high-res camera on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter sends back infrared color images of the Red Planet.
Killing bugs with naturally occurring (but selectively bred) micro-organisms could save farmers billions of dollars a year in crop damage.
NASA is planning to crash a water-seeking probe into the moon while ESA visits Venus. Plus, news from Mars.
Single-celled animals might be some of the most important figures in high technology.