Pilot plant in Canada tries to demonstrate carbon capture on an industrial scale.
The influential startup incubator is launching a research lab to work on problems too big for startups.
Passing a free online course isn’t as meaningful as taking the same class for credit on a college campus. But that could be changing.
Neurosurgeons hope to treat some of the most intractable mental disorders by putting advanced arrays of electrodes into patients’ brains.
Google and Facebook are lobbying to alter international law to make it easier to provide universal Internet access.
Columbia economist says ambitious international goals are needed to avert big crises in the world.
Cabin John, Maryland
MacArthur Fellow Dina Katabi, SM ’98, PhD ’03, exploits physical properties of radio waves to make computation more efficient.
With patent reform a hot topic in Washington, alumna Michelle Lee brings a technologist’s perspective—and a balanced approach—to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.