Creating a reliable, up to date land register is important for African countries. Drones can help collect and record the necessary data.
The legal cannabis industry will have to develop scientific research and evidence based growth methods and technology if it is to succeed against the secretive illicit industry.
Robots have already learned to cheat when playing games. How do we teach them morals if we want them more involved in our everyday lives?
Scientists have engineered sugarcane to increase its oil content and are developing renewable jet aircraft fuel from the oil. The engineered sugarcane could become a valuable energy crop.
A solitary planet in an eccentric orbit around an ancient star may help astronomers understand exactly how such planetary systems are formed.
No human has been to the moon since 1972. But India, China and Russia would like to change that, and soon.
The mystery object seen moving through our Solar system shows the void between the stars is far from empty. So can we expect more interstellar visitors?
African countries need to start producing and developing their own medical devices. Suitably skilled biomedical engineers are needed for this sort of innovation to take root.
Australia must keep up its scientific presence in Antarctica and work with others if it's to maintain its territorial claim on the frozen continent.
The Nov. 12 earthquake wasn't centered on any known major faults in the Earth's crust. In its wake, scientists will collect data to add detail to what they know about seismic activity in the area.
Information and communication technologies (ICT) offer new opportunities for improving basic education in Africa.
Reconstructing the colours of the feathered Sinosauropteryx gives hints about its habitat and lifestyle.