A three-year study has found that long-term participation in violent video games may increase violent thoughts and behaviour in children.
It's not exactly news that anonymity causes some to feel they have carte blanche to behave badly online; but new research suggests overall group attitudes can change this.
Do-it-yourselfers using electrical currents to stimulate their brains may be doing more harm than good.
A newly developed smartphone app collects and analyses various data to predict when you're feeling depressed, stressed or lonely.
New research has revealed that lab mice react differently to men and women, and this can influence test results.
Researchers at the University of Newcastle are exploring the computational abilities of praying mantis eyes by having them wear tiny 3D glasses.
Have you ever noticed that even detailed, sophisticated virtual reality experiences don't feel completely "real"? It all comes down to your inner ear.
It looks like a normal lamp ... but when you switch Pinokio on, it comes alive.
An adorable Arduino-controlled desk lamp comes to life like a real-world Luxo Jr. from Pixar. It can even flip its own switch on when it doesn't want to sleep.
Forget all that boozing and slouching. Social location service Foursquare wants you to run marathons and be nicer to your friends, according to its mobile boss Holger Luedorf.