A lightweight smartphone camera attachment created by UCLA scientists can detect the fatal HCMV virus, one thousandth the width of a human hair.
The prospects of humans becoming immortal are becoming less like science fiction with each passing year, as scientists have developed a kind of wristwatch that can determine your body's rate of ageing beyond mere birthdays.
In what appears to be a first, Japanese researchers have used stem cell science to generate working human liver cells, a breakthrough that could lead to the end of organ donor transplants.
A new paper from a neuroscientist in Italy claims that the technology to transplant a human head onto another body is now within reach.
Electrodes embedded deep in this man's brain are just the beginning of his metal internal organs.
A group of roboticists have developed a new kind of robotic arm that can actually use an artificial sense of touch to navigate complicated situations.
Fujitsu has put together a device that combines one of the most used tools of the aged, a cane, with the GPS and Internet power of today in a bid to make sure your elderly loved one never gets lost again.
Australian firefighters swallowed a temperature sensing data pill during a training exercise to test its efficacy as a safety tool.
What what if there was an even more efficient way to prevent bacteria from passing to others?
Most robots at least try to be cute and cuddly, but not Vomiting Larry. The robot is designed to projectile vomit up to 10 feet.