Depends on if Detroit dominates or if start-ups can muscle in.
The "Terminator" movies uncover fears about uncannily human robots.
'Terminator' evokes fear, but real-world robots also inspire affection from human soldiers.
Navy researchers hope to use lasers for sonar detection or communicating with underwater submarines.
100 gallons or more of oil used to make the plastic parts.
Mobile phones are starting to be used as sensors that can help people monitor their health and environment
Bill Stillman leaves a long career as an engineer to go back to school and learn a new field.
Some traffic jams have no apparent cause, but a new study has figured out a way around them.
The electric SkySpark flew for 8 minutes and hit a top speed of 155 mph (250 km/h) on June 10, 2009.
Middle and high school students pit their remote-controlled underwater LEGO vehicles against one another at the Build IT Challenge.
New system to give real-time weather to transoceanic flights, could help avoid turbulence.
A chemist is fascinated with seeing atoms and molecules move on a computer screen and using technology to move them himself.
An Albert Einstein robot look-alike learned to make facial expressions.
Scientists can already control the flight of real moths using implanted devices.
The HRP-4C female robot hits the runway at the Osaka fashion show.
Recent breakthroughs in bionics and artificially lab-grown body parts already help people live bearable and more productive lives.
Obama says we need to innovate. Is America up to the task?
Ideas and inventions that are really being worked on will make people healthier and more productive.
It was simply homegrown ingenuity that turned America into a world leader.
Researchers develop patch that could replace hypodermic needles.
Nano-inks could allow for spray-on solar cells.
A new technique reveals the atoms and bonds within a molecule.
A new structural enhancement for buildings may prevent damage from earthquakes.
Morality is no longer the exclusive realm of human philosophers. Now what?