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April 11, 2013

We've had a few looks at Edison2's Very Light Car (VLC) project including its gasoline-powered X-Prize winning incarnation, but today's EV looked a bit different.

April 10, 2013

NASA administrator Charles Bolden confirmed last week that his agency will not be sending a manned mission to the moon.

April 10, 2013

How Harry Potter and Star Trek influence—and sometimes frustrate—physicists.

April 03, 2013

Jack Andraka has been wowing the scientific community since winning the 2012 Intel Science Fair for his new pancreatic cancer detection dipstick. Amazing Kids! talked with Jack about everything from his research to what is next for him!

April 01, 2013

X Prize is known for doling out big bucks for tech leaps like Spaceship One and now the foundation is teaming with Singularity University and Deloitte Consulting to try to bring more cash-bearing companies on board. To that end, they created the...

April 01, 2013

Overseeing the X Prize Foundation's $30M race to the Moon offered Hall a new path to space exploration.

March 28, 2013

Sensiotec, an Atlanta-based startup that’s developing contactless remote patient monitoring technology, raised $1 million from investor George Harris. Harris, a former leveraged buyout specialist introduced to the company by chief medical officer Dr....

March 28, 2013

Any guess, any idea, any vision about the future of medical technology ? It will be something close to slick wireless diagnostic and treatment options that were once featured in the popular TV and movie incarnationsof Star Trek.

March 25, 2013

There comes an age in everybody's life when you must lock up your childhood fantasies. Rahul Narayan is well past that age. He has a family to feed. He is 39. He has neither rich parents, nor indulgent benefactors.

March 22, 2013

Pathologists and clinical laboratory scientists with an inventive streak have the opportunity to win a $10-million prize, but only if they can develop an effective portable diagnostic device like the “Tricorder” featured in the original Star Trek...

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