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Brain Break: Who Let the Robot Out?
Robots

Brain Break: Who Let the Robot Out?

A humanoid robot in Russia made a break for it, but people are wondering if it's all a hoax and not just human error.
Nina Zipkin
8 Out-of-This-World Technologies That NASA Has Invested In
NASA

8 Out-of-This-World Technologies That NASA Has Invested In

The space agency has backed a wide range of fascinating innovations.
Nina Zipkin
The Evolution of Anxiety: Why We Worry and What to Do About It
Anxiety

The Evolution of Anxiety: Why We Worry and What to Do About It

Worry is a problem for humans, but not animals. Read on to find out why.
James Clear
Scientists Made Transparent Wood That's Stronger Than Glass
Inventions

Scientists Made Transparent Wood That's Stronger Than Glass

See-through wood is now a thing.
All You Need to Control This Wheelchair Is Your Face
Far Out Tech

All You Need to Control This Wheelchair Is Your Face

A Brazilian startup hopes to bring this innovative wheelchair to market in the next two years.
Jason Fell
This One Thing Will Help You Get Better Sleep, New Study Says
Sleep

This One Thing Will Help You Get Better Sleep, New Study Says

Data from the University of Michigan looks at sleep patterns around the world.
Nina Zipkin
This Crazy Material Becomes Stronger the More You Stretch It
Far Out Tech

This Crazy Material Becomes Stronger the More You Stretch It

It's fairly counterintuitive to the usual laws of science.
Jason Fell
I Belong Here: 3 Ways to Attract More Women to STEM
Women in Business

I Belong Here: 3 Ways to Attract More Women to STEM

A feeling of belonging is one of the strongest predictors of a female being attracted to a STEM career.
Merrilyn Datta
Meet the Young Women Marvel Thinks Will Save the World
Women Entrepreneurs

Meet the Young Women Marvel Thinks Will Save the World

Here are the finalists of 'Marvel's Captain America: Civil War' -- Girls Reforming the Future Challenge.
Nina Zipkin
Swap Your Swiffer for This Dust-Zapping Tool Inspired by Lizards
Far Out Tech

Swap Your Swiffer for This Dust-Zapping Tool Inspired by Lizards

Researchers say the scientific properties of gecko feet are good for more than just scaling walls.
Jason Fell
Amazing Brain Map Shows Where Words Are Stored in Your Noggin
Brain

Amazing Brain Map Shows Where Words Are Stored in Your Noggin

Nature reports on an amazing new atlas of the human brain that reveals how we communicate.
Entrepreneur Staff
Why Microsoft Just Bought 10 Million Strands of DNA
Science

Why Microsoft Just Bought 10 Million Strands of DNA

It's all about the future of storage.
This Tutor Used a Blend of Teaching Styles to Reach Kids Worldwide
Franchisors

This Tutor Used a Blend of Teaching Styles to Reach Kids Worldwide

Even brilliant kids need the right lessons -- and teaching methods. That's what fuels this tutoring franchise.