In an effort to better explore dark matter, Cern engineers have begun updates on the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) located underground beneath the border of France and Switzerland.
Using Street View technology, Google sent a car through the abandoned, tsunami-ravaged town of Namie, in Fukushima, Japan, which lies in the nuclear exclusion zone around the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant.
Firefighters have a daunting task of finding survivors in an unfamiliar, dark space that's filled with smoke. A new "tactile helmet" designed by UK researchers could provide firefighters vital information about their surroundings.
Researchers in the Sheffield Centre for Robotics have been working to program a group of 40 robots to work together as a group in order to perform various tasks, including pushing balls and navigating simple obstacles.