Superman's solar power actually contravenes the laws of physics, according to a team of students at the University of Leicester.
Stephen Hawking gets together with betting chain Paddy Power to offer his brain power in predicting likely winners.
Microsoft's free Joulemeter utility gives you a rough estimate of a Windows system's power consumption. Plus: tips for reducing your electronics energy bill.
Finally, you won't have to worry or guess how much tip to leave after a meal. Google has the answer!
By using the world's preeminent telescopes, astronomers peer behind a curtain of dust to find a giant star-making factory known as "Sparky."
Learning how science and the world work is rarely is as much fun as in this book from Randall Munroe, the creator of the XKCD comic. It's good for kids and adults.
Players of the pixelated building block game have taken its virtual simulation tools to an unprecedented level: building functioning hard drives that can read and write data.
Big Blue's cognitive computing chip could enable wide-ranging applications that take advantage of massive performance while using no more power than a hearing aid.
Quantum computing may someday blow away today's smartest machines. It's weird and heavy on the physics, but Microsoft thinks you can handle it.
CW's "The Flash" TV spinoff is as self-aware as it is awkward, and it's totally fun.