Japan builds a quick and agile robot with cat-like reflexes that won’t fall over even it is repeatedly kicked over.
Microsoft Research and the University of Washington develop a new gesture-sensing system that uses sound alone.
Do you like this? A Brazilian clothing retailer adds real-time Facebook "like" counters to clothes hangers to advertise the online popularity of its merchandise.
Penn State scientists develop starch fibers that could be used in bandages, paper products, and more.
RGBD Toolkit lets you make your virtual 3D videos using just a Kinect and DLSR.
Get human-ish contact without the human! Roboticist Hiroshi Ishiguro develops a new soft, huggable robot for more intimate phone calls.
French company Eole Water reinvents the wind turbine to harvest wind energy and fresh water out of thin air.
BBC’s new Planet Earth Live series follows wild animals in real-time starting next week. It's like going on a Safari (minus the chance to contract a fatal illness)!
Glare-free laptop screens? Yes, please! MIT scientists discover a way to nano-texture glass to eliminate its glare while making it resistant to fog and self-cleaning.
Magnifi is an iPhone attachment that lets you take pictures from a microscope, telescope, binoculars, or any optic with an eyepiece.
They're not from Google, but these DIY Lucid Dreaming Goggles will help you take control of your dreams and warp the world like it’s 'Inception.'
This full reconstruction Midgar City from Final Fantasy VII might be one of the coolest Minecraft-gaming mashups we've seen.