Half the size of a paperclip, weighing less than a tenth of a gram, it leaps a few inches, hovers for a moment on fragile, flapping wings, and then speeds along a preset route through the air.
A feathered dinosaur has been discovered that existed way before the bird-like dinosaurs that birds have generally been thought to have evolved from.
The buzz on Wreck It Ralph was very strong up to its release on Friday, November 2.
The Pentagon hopes its X-51A will manage to hit hypersonic velocity by next spring or summer.
Feathered dinosaurs with something a lot like wings have for the first time been discovered in North America - but the feathers don't appear to have been used to aid flight.
One of the primary reasons many consumers shy away form electric vehicles is range anxiety, or the fear of a car battery running out of juice while still on the road.
Humans dreamed of flying for hundreds of years before the Wright brothers, with some imagining human-powered aircraft would eventually take flight.
Scientists are using electrodes to control a living rhinoceros beetle in an effort to improve the aerodynamic performance of aircraft.
I really wanted this video to be real, but alas, after just a few days going viral, the Dutch engineer who shot it has 'fessed up and admitted the clip was faked.
An Australian airline has confirmed that an iPhone 4 became red-hot, shattered and started pouring out smoke on a flight from Lismore to Sydney on Friday.
NASA is pressing ahead, its fingers crossed, for a third and final shuttle flight this year.
A human-powered 'ornithopter' with flapping wings has become the first aircraft of its kind to achieve sustained flight.