MIT Technology Review's first mention of the World Wide Web was five years after it was first invented in 1989.
SpaceX’s reusable booster rocket, the first of its kind, could pave the way for radically cheaper access to space.
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
Researchers have shown that the swipe-to-unlock action can be replaced with useful data collection or micro-tasks.
Engineers have built a powerful microscopic engine that relies on the combustion of hydrogen and oxygen. One problem: nobody knows how it works.
A startup says it has a more efficient process to use carbon dioxide for making valuable chemical feedstocks.
The Fukushima disaster led Japan to shut down nuclear power plants, but three years of rising costs and carbon dioxide emissions are forcing it to reverse course.
A low-cost microscope made from folded paper and a cheap lens could revolutionize education and health care in the developing world.
Craig Venter’s new company wants to improve human longevity by creating the world’s largest, most comprehensive database of genetic and physiological information.
Edward Snowden appeared via secure video to motivate developers at SXSW.