Biology

British cyber expert pleads guilty to creating malware

Apr 20, 2019

A British cybersecurity researcher credited with stopping a worldwide computer virus in 2017 has pleaded guilty to developing malware to steal banking information

Oklahoma City bombing 'Survivor Tree' DNA to live on

Apr 19, 2019

Oklahoma City is using science and technology to sustain the DNA of a tree symbolizing hope 24 years after the deadliest act of domestic terrorism on US soil

The Latest: Oklahoma City bombing Survivor Tree DNA lives on

Apr 19, 2019

Science is helping Oklahoma City to sustain the DNA of a tree symbolizing hope 24 years after the deadliest act of domestic terrorism on U.S. soil

Bobcat survives deadly California wildfire, has 4 kittens

Apr 19, 2019

Wildlife officials say a young bobcat captured and collared a day before a massive, deadly wildfire has given birth to four kittens

Wild bee species critical to pollination on the decline

Apr 18, 2019

A new study has found that more than a dozen wild bee species critical to pollinating fruits and vegetables across New England are on the decline

Study: Genetic test predicts middle-aged obesity risk

Apr 18, 2019

Scientists say a genetic test can identify newborns at heightened risk of becoming severely obese by middle age, possibly giving time for interventions designed to head off that fate

Engineering

Drones, supercomputers and sonar deployed against floods

Apr 18, 2019

Drones, super-computers and sonar that scans deep underwater are helping to maintain flood control projects _ and predict where rivers will roar out of their banks

Toyota robot can't slam dunk but shoots a mean 3-pointer

Apr 1, 2019

It can't dribble, let alone slam dunk, but Toyota's robot hardly ever misses a free throw or a three-pointer

Australian man loses bullying-by-breaking wind court case

Mar 29, 2019

An Australian court has dismissed a bullying case brought by an engineer who accused his former supervisor of repeatedly breaking wind toward him

Tribes accuse Corps of withholding pipeline study records

Mar 2, 2019

Tribes battling the Dakota Access oil pipeline in court are accusing the Army Corps of Engineers of withholding dozens of documents that could bolster their case that the pipeline could unfairly impact them

China touts engineering feats of new international airport

Mar 1, 2019

Construction of a new airport in China's capital that promises to be one of the largest in the world is speeding toward completion

APNewsBreak: Tribe says Corps' pipeline findings preordained

Feb 28, 2019

The Native American tribe leading the fight against the Dakota Access oil pipeline says an Army Corps of Engineers document shows the agency concluded the pipeline wouldn't unfairly affect tribes before it ever consulting them

Virtual Reality Technology

FCC to hold big 5G auction, spend $20B for rural internet

Apr 12, 2019

The U.S. communications regulator will hold a massive auction to bolster 5G service and will spend $20 billion to bolster internet in rural areas

The Latest: Trump says America must win race to build 5G

Apr 12, 2019

President Donald Trump says the race to build 5G is one America must win

Virtual reality tour brings biblical-era Jerusalem to life

Sep 5, 2018

A Jerusalem museum is breathing life into the ancient city with a new virtual reality tour that allows visitors to experience how archaeologists believe Jerusalem looked 2,000 years ago

Japanese students use VR to recreate Hiroshima bombing

Aug 7, 2018

Japanese high school students produce 5-minute virtual reality experience that recreates the sights and sounds of Hiroshima immediately before, during and after the U.S. dropped an atomic bomb on the city

Ditch the joystick? Swiss develop jacket that pilots drones

Aug 2, 2018

Scientists, engineers and robotics experts at Switzerland's Ecole Polytechnique Federal de Lausanne university have developed a jacket that allows for hands-free flying of drones

Department stores making themselves over in beauty battle

Jun 1, 2018

Department stores giving beauty aisles a makeover as specialty stores and discounters gain more of the market

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