A student-designed robotic arm has the potential to prevent injuries in workers whose jobs require repetitive heavy lifting. It could also help rehab patients undergoing physical therapy. (Dec. 10)
Can plants replace chicken and eggs? Food-tech startups are bringing Silicon Valley-style innovation to a food system they say harms the environment, animals and human health. (Dec. 9)
Big Ten Championship gallery pre-game
A flying crime-fighting robot and a self-fitting pair of shoes have been entertaining visitors at a design exhibition in the South Korean capital of Seoul. The event is a chance for companies around the world to showcase their latest invent...
New York City commuters on the Metro-North line continue to find new ways to get to work in Manhattan while investigation into Sunday's crash continues. (Dec. 3)
For years, instant communication has allowed bosses to place greater demands on workers. But one company is recognizing that successful employees must be able to escape from work. (Dec. 3)
Amazon.com is already cracking same-day delivery. Next up: getting your package delivered quicker than a pizza? The online retailer is working on a way to get customers their goods in 30 minutes or less _ by drone. (Dec. 2)
At the Flint Hill School, preschoolers use iPads to make picture books, Skype with penpals and practice spelling, but other schools say it's too soon and avoid electronics. When it comes to technology in classrooms, doctors say moderation i...
A comet that gained an earthly following because of its bright tail visible from space was initially declared dead after grazing the sun. Now, there is a sliver of hope that Comet ISON may have survived. (Nov. 29)
Shoppers gathered at Kohls in Beavercreek on Thursday to do shopping. Stores throughout the area opened in the evening on Thanksgiving.