Military antennas are the closest application.
How it influences the imaginations of technologists.
Researchers have used satellite data to create a map showing where massive waves are likely to appear; they hope to use it to save lives.
A new technique catalogues art based on a detailed view of its texture and color.
What will it take to put thousands of microprocessors in cell phones and laptops?
A computer model of the brain has learned to detect and classify objects.
Affordable HD-DVD players are one potential payoff from a simpler process for making semiconductor lasers.
An intelligent video system in an Arkansas bayou searches for an elusive bird.
A small, powerful rope-climbing device can pull a person up 30 stories in 30 seconds.
A 15-nanometer-thick porous silicon membrane could lead to microfluidics filters and make protein purification and blood dialysis more efficient.