A Japanese university is hoping to prepare the country's citizens for what they could be in for if another huge earthquake hits.
After traveling for 37 years, Voyager I is recording pulses from the sun that confirm it has entered a different region near the edge of the solar system called interstellar space.
The latest research from MIT's Tangible Media Group is a physical interface that can be programmed to respond as different materials.
Regardless of where you stand in the pancakes vs. waffles war, you can't deny the PancakeBot is a neat gadget. Trace out designs, cartoons or whatever else you can think of, and this little machine will help you make it a buttermilk reality.
On today's show, we discuss a robotic glove helping stroke victims, a 3D selfie drone, a 22-foot long emergency capsule for tsunamis and the PancakeBot from Kickstarter.
Researchers are developing a "deep-sea computing network" that could bring Wi-Fi access underwater to better detect tsunamis, collect data, and monitor offshore activity.
A variant of the "Tsunami" IRC-based distributed denial-of-service bot that has been developed for Linux over the past 10 years has been found for OS X systems.
Kentucky Fried Chicken apologizes after sending a Facebook message to Thais telling them to follow the earthquake news and "order their favorite KFC menu."
An earthquake monitoring system triggered tsunami warnings for Indian Ocean countries, causing at least one company to evacuate offices as a precaution.
The world of work is moving to the cloud. But the local computing model still has a lot to offer.