It's the body's most complex organ - the tangle of cells that makes us who we are. Creating an artificial human brain sounds like an impossible task, but scientists now believe they can do just that.
We round up the gadgets and gizmos that are getting us excited this month...
"What's that?" you cry, "a washing machine without water?!" We look at the appliance that cleans your laundry using nylon beads.
What technology will you find in your next car? Daniel Bennett test-drives the world's most intelligent motors to find out.
Scroll down for our reviews, plus interactive 360-degree panoramas.
How guilty should you feel about devouring sweet treats? Lilian Anekwe reveals 10 scientific reasons why chocolate isn't all bad
Fancy battling fire-breathing dragons from the comfort of your bed? We preview the Aurora headband, which claims to let you control your dreams and conjure up your wildest fantasies...
It makes up the vast majority of the matter in the Universe, but we have no idea what it is. Now, as Marcus Chown reveals, a hidden realm of dark matter could exist right under our noses.
Ahead of his Time Scanners show on the National Geographic Channel, structural engineer Steve Burrows reveals some of the design secrets of Machu Picchu.
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