Eyeing eventual Mars mission, NASA plans first test of genetic diagnostics in space.
Another chance to catch the most interesting, and important, articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
Now that virtual reality has arrived (again), it’s here to stay—even if it’s not clear exactly how we will end up using it.
Quantum computers could be closer than we thought, thanks to new steps toward an easier way to build them.
Solar and nuclear power both face economic and political obstacles to rapid build-out.
Reykjavík Energy’s CarbFix project has found that carbon dioxide injected into volcanic bedrock rapidly turns into minerals that stay locked away permanently.
Although still wildly impractical, flying cars sort of make sense in light of recent technological trends.
A startup says its technology can serve as an objective concussion test. The challenge is convincing people it works.
The ability to entangle 10 photons should allow physicists to prove, once and for all, that quantum computers really can do things classical computers cannot.