Researchers Hoping 'Cheetah' Will Be Used In Search And Rescue Missions In Hostile EnvironmentsIt's a robot unlike any other: inspired by the world's fastest land animal, controlled by video game technology and packing nifty sensors — including one used to maneuver drones, satellites and ballistic missiles.
Pelosi Says She Doesn't Know Obamacare Architect, Despite Touting His Work In 2009House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., downplayed critical comments made by an architect of the Affordable Care Act by saying she doesn’t “know who he is” – although Pelosi’s office has previously stated that they’ve relied on Jonathan Gruber’s analysis.
Study: Transparent, Tough Sea Shell Armor Could Protect US TroopsA new transparent armor inspired by the shells of a sea creature could provide protection for U.S. troops on the battlefield.
Report: North Korea Learning To Create Own Crucial Nuclear PartsTwo American experts have gathered evidence that suggests North Korea scientists have developed the ability to produce their own sophisticated components for nuclear weapons.
Senate Confirms Physicist Moniz As Energy Chief Physicist Ernest Moniz won unanimous Senate confirmation Thursday to be the nation's new energy secretary.
Report: Feds' Warnings About Sandy Were Confusing To Media, PublicFederal weather forecasts for Superstorm Sandy were exceptionally accurate last fall, but the warnings themselves were confusing, an internal review found.