Corporations are readying the launch pf commercial ventures to generate power using ocean waves. Now, they hope the federal government will also get involved.
Grid computing has long found a following in academia, the financial industry and pharmaceutical enterprises, but other industries have been slow to follow. Until now.
How technology can help the planet.
Cracking the human genome was just the beginning. Using two major community computing grids, researchers are taking a distributed approach to mapping the structure of human proteins.
There are good signs that worldwide oil production is declining. Best hold on tight.
We received an energetic response to our December story on nuclear waste.
Short items of interest.
A Mountain View company hopes to make fuel cells more efficient by creating a better electricity conductor, which could mean longer running, battery-powered consumer devices.
The generation brought up on video games has taken their chosen entertainment with them as they do real battle overseas.
Farmers wonder about their future as technology increasingly takes over their tasks.