A new material, combined with a cheap tracking system, could unleash the promise of concentrated solar power.
Apple may soon start selling scratch-proof iPhones with sapphire screens. Here’s how to bring sapphire to almost all portable electronics.
Researchers have discovered a new way to make chips that could pack terabytes into smartphones.
Researchers have made haptic interfaces that create the sensation of being pushed or pulled by an invisible force.
A California-based company is commercializing an abundant, naturally occurring material that can turn waste heat into power.
Oxford University researchers demonstrate that materials used in DVDs could make color displays that don’t sap power.
A new process can cheaply clean extremely briny water coming up from oil wells.
The first application of a novel water-repellent material from Harvard could be low-energy freezers.
Wind-turbine designers are warming up to an alternative to the three-bladed rotors that have been an industry standard for the past quarter century.
GE is one of several companies hoping to develop better neural implants for people with brain diseases and paralyzed limbs.