Innovation

Yoda has been voiced by the British-born filmmaker Frank Oz for decades.Yoda has been voiced by the British-born filmmaker Frank Oz for decades.

How to achieve creative breakthroughs

Prize-winning scientist Mario Livio, who studied Einstein’s thought processes, reveals 5 tips about genius.

Orthodontist invents a flying phone case

The camera drone can hover overhead to snap amazing aerial selfies.

Video games for social good? This author says 'yes'

How playing video games can actually bring about much-needed change in the world.

New Apple tech can unlock your iPhone with a selfie

Cupertino company expands its holdings by acquiring facial recognition startup.

This super-thin phone charger can fit in your wallet

Finally, charging all those devices doesn't require unwieldy wires and bulky ports.

Thanks, Einstein! Gravitational waves, 1 year later

We asked 5 physicists to share what Einstein's theory, hailed as a watershed moment in science, means to them.

Forget Starbucks! Free Wi-Fi coming to Mount Everest

At more than 17,000 feet, it will likely be the world's highest free Wi-Fi.

6 'smart buildings' that'll make you excited for the future

These technological wonders can help you find a parking space, remember your coffee preference and even 'eat' smog.

Take a look at the safety suit we'll wear on trips to Mars

Cosmic ray suit will head into space in 2018.

Want to launch a billion-dollar company? Then go to one of these colleges

The alumni from these 15 schools have the magic for creating 'unicorns.'

What farming on Mars could teach us about farming on Earth

Citizen scientists are learning to grow food for taste and nutrition, rather than profit.

Are your bacteria making you nice?

Scientists think microbes may have evolved to make humans act more altruistically.

Why this Einstein robot has to be your new personal assistant

New device can walk, talk, answer science questions, tell you the weather and even stick out his tongue.

Your new iPhone 8 may have a bendable screen

A Siri that gets smarter over time is also on the drawing board.

Brainiacs did a study to find out how your brain decides what to pay attention to

The neuroscientists found out you learn by ignoring almost everything around you.

How Einstein helped invent driverless cars

Einstein’s theory of relativity is at the heart of self-driving car technology.