Japan's giant construction company, Obayashi Corporation, has announced that it plans to build an elevator into space by the year 2050.
Space travel uses massive rockets to overcome gravity. We use elevators to do the same thing. A Canadian company has snagged a patent to make entering space more like a trip to the top floor.
Scientists and researchers are actively working on ways to make cloaking devices reality. A new video from the American Chemical Society shows us how.
A study by industry data and consulting firm IHS predicts that, by 2050, nearly all road vehicles will be of the self-driving variety.
The annual RoboCup competition features humanoid robots trying, and sometimes failing, to play the beautiful game in a series of soccer tournaments.
Forget the guzzoline. This motorcycle collects and stores wind and sun power for a time when fossil fuels will be scarce.
John La Grou, founder and CEO at Millennia Music & Media Systems, forecast how recorded sound will evolve over the coming decades.
His book about a colony on Mars is about to become a Hollywood blockbuster, but Andy Weir isn't quite as bullish as NASA about his fiction becoming fact within 25 years.
Hollywood heartthrob Ryan Gosling is in discussions to join Harrison Ford in the new "Blade Runner" movie, reports say.
As the Formula One season ends, a new series takes its place -- but instead of internal combustion engines, these new cars pack lithium-ion batteries and motors that sound like TIE Fighters.