We all know the belly-shaking sound of lightning, but now scientists have visually captured its sound waves for the very first time.
The game maker ends a strong year thanks to its popular shooter franchise, while it also looks ahead to capitalize on the much-hyped Star Wars revival.
The new model of the set-top streaming box will sport a remote control that includes a touch pad, an Apple source tells The New York Times.
HEPA air filters promise to take nasty things out of the air, removing cigarette smoke, pollen and other irritants. How do they do this? Appliance Science looks at how HEPA air filters work, and how to tell the real from the fake.
What happens when engineers make coffee? Espresso. Appliance Science looks at the physics of this beloved (and reviled) coffee drink.
A different approach to heat can make a big difference in the taste of food. Appliance Science looks at the warm (but not boiling) physics of sous vide cooking.
The awesome zapping power of a laser cutter is harnessed to dispose of an invading space army in fiery style.
By messing with the brain's sense of location, a team of researchers in Sweden figure out how make people believe they're wearing each other's bodies.
The software maker sheds light on the secretive workings of the ambitious holographic headset -- by making us develop an app in real time.
How can a fan make things cook quicker? It's all about the physics of circulating air. Appliance Science looks at how convection ovens work.