Maybe not sci-fi, but robots readied for big tests

The real world has not caught up yet with "Star Wars" and its talking, thinking robots, but some of the most sophisticated units that exist are heading to Florida this week for a Defense Department-sponsored competition.

Saudi for improving scientific, educational ties with India

Saudi Arabia on Wednesday sought
improved scientific and educational ties with India and
strengthening of existing cooperation in the economic sector.

Scientific breakthrough will lead to more accurate weather forecasts

A breakthrough by engineers at Queen’s University may lead to more accurate global weather forecasts and a better understanding of climate change.