Leo luggage handler

Robot Leo does lion’s share of check-in work See what the future could be bringing at airports. Airport technology company Sita has developed a robo(...)

The 82-storey residential tower on New York’s West 57th Street

I used to be naively comforted by the idea that, as we get to know more, things tend to improve. It’s an increasingly difficult position to hold when,(...)

A man looks at a male nude at the press preview of the Leonardo da Vinci  exhibition at the National Gallery of Ireland in Dublin. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

An exhibition featuring 10 original drawings from the master draughtsman Leonardo da Vinci go on display to the public on Wednesday morning with visit(...)

Expressions of fury in horses, lions and a man by Leonardo da Vinci (1452–1519). Photograph: Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2016

A special exhibition of 10 original drawings produced by Leonardo da Vinci will go on show at the National Gallery of Ireland on Wednesday. The work(...)

Masterworks: Detail from ‘Skylark’ by Pál Szinyei Merse

A shapely young woman lies naked on her stomach in a field of wild flowers. The chignon at the nape of her neck is half undone. She leans on her righ(...)

A  study for the head of St Anne (circa 1510-15)f rom the exhibition Leonardo da Vinci: Ten Drawings from the Royal Collection at National Gallery of Ireland

Ten works by the artist and scientist Leonardo da Vinci are coming to the National Gallery of Ireland in May, allowing visitors to get up close and p(...)

 Anne Hodge curator of prints and drawings at the announcement of the Leonardo Da Vinci exhibition at the National Gallery of Ireland. Photograph: Maxwell Photography

An exhibition of 10 original Leonardo da Vinci drawings is coming to the National Gallery of Ireland in May. The works are from the 600 da Vinci draw(...)

Chinese children in Beijing wait for their train to set off  to their home town for the spring festival, or lunar new year. The auspicious Year of the Monkey begins on February 8th. Photograph: Fred Dufour/AFP/Getty Images

It’s spring festival in China, and the country resounds with firecrackers as people noisily celebrate the start of the Year of the Monkey, always an a(...)

Dust Defying Gravity (2004) from the exhibition 3 Different Nights Recurring by Grace Weir. Courtesy of the artist

‘When I hear the word ‘science’,” says Grace Weir, “it’s like hearing the word ‘art’. Are you thinking of opera, contemporary, abstract, theatre?” It(...)

A prototype of a driverless car  in a photograph provided by Google. Yet much of the research to get us to the cusp of driverless cars has been carried out over the past 20 years with state support, in particularby  the US government-funded Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency

From Thomas Edison to Steve Jobs and through to Elon Musk, society likes to attribute the big tech breakthroughs to a single individual. The latest s(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »