Materials scientists have studied the mechanical properties of 3-D-printed materials while ignoring their electrical properties. That looks set to change.
Customized, printed orthopedic implants could be the future. In the meantime, the new manufacturing method is helping companies cut costs.
Neural networks have mastered the ability to label things in images, and now they’re learning to tell stories from a set of photos.
More nuclear plants could combat climate change, but safety concerns plague the industry—fairly or not.
Nokia is paying $191 million for Withings, a company that makes health and fitness gadgets, and it sounds like a smart move.
NASA says it could study features the size of Central Park on distant exoplanets by using the sun as a giant gravity lens.
A quarter-century ago, a “protracted battle” over encryption began between law enforcement and civil-rights activists.
Why Apple needs to make some concessions to rights and interests beyond privacy.
Can China reboot its manufacturing industry—and the global economy—by replacing millions of workers with machines?
Architect turns Boston’s industrial sites into community havens.