New chemistry and microsurfaces have led to super oil-repellent materials that are self-cleaning.
MIT researchers have invented a microfluidic way to efficiently make particles with exquisite internal structure.
A massive AI project called CALO could revolutionize machine learning.
New software lets robots pick up objects they have never seen before--an important step toward creating multifunctional domestic helpers.
E Ink is making color and video versions of its e-paper, but commercial products are a few years off.
Software that finds and fixes hardware bugs could get chips to market faster and make them more secure.
A new process could make nanotube fibers that are strong enough to stop bullets.
A beam of microwave energy could stop vehicles in their tracks.