A new tool for disaster alert.
Making brain implants safer, cheaper.
Designing an online home or environment is getting easier.
Improved protein detection is key.
A brain monitor could vastly improve image analysts' efficiency.
A veteran technology commentator attempts to live entirely on Web 2.0 for two weeks.
Don’t expect the scarcity of fossil fuels to drive us toward alternative energy sources anytime soon: we’re getting smarter about finding and extracting oil.
The U.S. Energy Department’s fuel-recycling initiative could be a distraction from a more achievable goal: reviving today’s nuclear industry and averting some carbon emissions in the short term.
Learning to consciously alter brain activity through MRI feedback could help control pain and other disorders.
The best scientists, scrutinizing atmosphere, ice, earth, and sea, say global warming is approaching a tipping point. But we still have time to keep it from reaching catastrophic levels.