A newly developed robot is capable of performing soft-tissue surgery, and indeed performed better on tests than a human surgeon.
For its journey to far-flung corners of the solar system, NASA takes home the Collier Trophy, a prize that's gone to Orville Wright, the Apollo 11 crew and other pioneers of air and space travel.
Aircraft is attempting the first around-the-world solar trek. It's stopping in US destinations, including Silicon Valley, Phoenix and New York.
CNET gets a close-up look at the first plane journeying around the Earth fueled only by the sun's energy. One of the pilots, André Borschberg, talks about what it's like to fly in a solar-powered aircraft just days before departing California.
The incident over London's Heathrow airport apparently unnecessarily heightened public concern over unmanned aircraft.
Speaking before a House of Lords committee, Robert Goodwill said the British Airways flight may have struck a plastic bag as it approached Heathrow on Sunday.
Getting to the British territory of Saint Helena, the site of Napoleon's exile, no longer requires spending days on a ship.
Go inside the British Airways pilot training center and soar above London in a Boeing 747 simulator.
CNET talks to Mark Vanhoenacker, author of "Skyfaring" who's also a British Airways 747 senior first officer, on why flight is one of the greatest things we do.
CNET's Kent German takes the controls of a British Airways Boeing 747 simulator for a flight from Europe's busiest airport. It's thrilling, nerve-wracking and amazing all at once.