After pioneering the techniques of tissue engineering, Linda Griffith is getting scientists to tackle diseases half the population is often too embarrassed to talk about.
As the Cold War ended, MIT researcher Thomas Neff came up with a plan to fuel U.S. nuclear plants with uranium from Russian bombs. With more than a decade of quiet diplomacy, he pulled it off.
A novel material allows the use of fast-switching liquid crystals, opening the way to more efficient LCD designs.
Trader gave up Wall Street for innovation.
Running High Speed 1, the London-to-Europe railroad.
Microbiologist helps keep drugs safe for consumers.
Nobel Prize winner to focus on income inequality.