Science Scope

Science Scope brings you the amazing discoveries, emerging research trends and innovative techniques to help solve business and technology problems now and in the future.


The mission of NASA's latest Mars rover, Curiosity

Another Mars rover -- the biggest one yet -- is set to land Monday. Read these FAQs to find out what will it be doing there.


Science knows which cereal you're going to buy

You might think that you have control over what you buy, but you'd be mostly wrong. Consumers tend to select whatever's right in front of them.


An electronic sensor as sensitive as human skin

The breakthrough means that robots could someday feel the slightest breath of air and distinguish between direct pressure, a sideways brush and a twisting touch.