On-demand smartphone apps are known for addressing the whims and desires of the comfortable. It turns out they can also serve the greater good.
3D Systems announces the ChefJet series of 3D printers, which can print candies and sugar sculptures.
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If you don't mind sticking to small print jobs, the Cube 3 is as good as it gets for a compact 3D printer.
Starting with an Earth the size of a marble, these folks built a full-scale model of our solar system across 7 miles of Nevada desert.
Bring a bit of Apple Watch beauty to OS X.
Astronomers have spied an aurora beyond our solar system for the first time, lighting up the pole of a failed star that's cool in multiple ways.
A robot being developed for manipulation tasks has demonstrated its ability to perform a complex job in a mock International Space Station scenario.
A spacecraft concept under development could shoot diamond harpoons at space rocks to slingshot itself around our corner of the galaxy.
The victims of Mount Vesuvius, preserved in ash for nearly 2,000 years, have been CT scanned, revealing details of their lives.
Plumes of scalding rock in the Earth's mantle are found to come from two gigantic blobs of hot rock deep inside our planet, thanks to an innovative simulation technique.