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Novel engine designs could help meet our growing demand for energy.
An improved catalyst could lead to cheaper ways of producing hydrogen from water
Germany has decided to pursue ambitious greenhouse-gas reductions—while closing down its nuclear plants. Can a heavily industrialized country power its economy with wind turbines and solar panels?
A nanoscale pattern could lead to more efficient solar cells
The CEO of Dropbox explains why simplicity is so hard to achieve.
Looking to enter a highly competitive solar market, Alta Devices hopes to use a combination of technological advances and manufacturing savvy to succeed where many others have crashed and burned.
A startup called Nicira is reinventing computer networking with an audacious goal: to make all kinds of Internet services smarter, faster, and cheaper.
Efforts to preserve the Web should make use of the powerful, distributed collaboration it allows.