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Mar 7, 2016 12:10 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
It's so black, even spectrometers can't measure it. Continue reading →
Mar 3, 2016 02:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
The synthetic fabric is inspired by an octopus’ stretchy, color-shifting skin.
Mar 2, 2016 01:30 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The flexible circuit can be stretched to four times its original size. Continue reading →
Feb 1, 2016 10:55 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
The biowearable is one step beyond health and fitness trackers you wear like a watch and one step behind sensors embedded under the skin.
Jan 31, 2016 08:00 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
The world's highest, longest glass bridge, Salvador Dali's art in virtual reality and drone races top this week's gallery.
Dec 5, 2015 02:10 PM ET // Renee Morad
Researchers have created a super stretchy sensor made from chewing gum and carbon nanotubes to help wearables move with twists, turns and bends while tracking vital signs like breathing. Continue reading →
Nov 10, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Laine Bergeson
The grooming habits of hairy animals could be mimicked to keep sensitive electronics clean and operational. Continue reading →
Oct 29, 2015 11:25 AM ET // AFP
Two US F-16s fighter jets were scrambled to pursue the JLENS blimp as it floated north of Washington.
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