With commercial space flight on the horizon, a Pennsylvania training center offers would-be astronauts a chance to experience the rigors of blasting off. CNET sister site SmartPlanet investigates.
Ever wanted to know the rules behind accessing VIP airport lounges? This app dispels the myths and lets you know which ones you can enter for free.
Can fluorescent oil help researchers improve better aeronautic designs? NASA hopes so.
Feature called FocusAssist pauses an online training course when the viewer looks away, ostensibly to "ensure complete end-user engagement." Will this improve employee training, or is it too invasive?
Taiwan uses free widespread Wi-Fi at 4,400 hot spots to lure tourists. Visitors just need to open an account on the iTaiwan Wi-Fi network.
How do you send personal or silly messages while sitting at your work computer? A new browser app offers Snapchat-like "off the record" messaging.
The European Space Agency and others are looking into creating an inflatable moon dome that can house four people while protecting them from meteorites, gamma radiation, and more.
A new helmet from 6D Helmets aims to eliminate some of the most common brain injuries suffered by riders.
A new initiative aimed for early next year will give London cab riders free Internet time in exchange for watching advertisements.
The inventor and author speaks onstage at the Techonomy conference in Tucson about his new book on human thought and the themes that stem from it.