Leap CTO David Holz says it's easy to be like Yoda with the forthcoming motion controller.
Found at the Maker Faire: A few solar-powered tinkerers selling, for the first time, open-source construction kits based on an old design.
Bailey Yard, a key to Union Pacific's massive rail network, can handle 14,000 rail cars every day. CNET Road Trip 2013 checked out the eight-mile-long facility.
A Kickstarter project aims to recycle the well-trod pathway of our youth into a utility to deal with our impending hearing loss.
King Kong Production Trailers is making a trailer that runs on solar power and biodiesel, and offers eco-friendly interior options--just the thing if you're a hybrid-vehicle-driving movie star.
General Electric boosts its power generation business by acquiring Calnetix Power Solutions, which makes a small-scale system for turning industrial heat into usable electricity.
An aerospace engineer at North Carolina State University has an entirely scientific explanation of how Santa Claus performs his Christmas feats. Santa's technology includes signal deciphering and a "relativity cloud."
Mascoma and investor Valero plant to build a $232 million plant to convert wood chips normally used for paper or lumber into ethanol, a step forward for the struggling cellulosic ethanol industry.
Disney is planning a new Star Wars. Does the return of the original blockbuster movie franchise show a crisis in Hollywood?
Dominion Virginia Power makes a deal with biomass manufacturer Enviva as the energy company converts a few coal power plants to burn wood pellets.