The disdain with which many engineers regard politicians is misplaced; central to both crafts is a continual need to compromise.
People with a cholesterol gene variant are more likely to live longer and with better brain function.
Dazzling displays, handheld sensors, cancer killers, and nanotube computers.
Let the game-console hacking begin. The latest craze: hacking the Wii controller to turn it into a robot remote control.
Biowaste to fuels, cars that plug in, lithium-ion batteries that don't explode, and cheap energy from the sun.
A hair-like optical fiber implanted in the skin could make frequent glucose measurements easier for diabetics.
New software will turn your home into a networked oasis.
Researchers are developing new methods for cultivating a plant called jatropha.
Brain Chips, Gene Chips, Magical Pills, and Stem-Cell Cures.
VoIP telephones are finding their way to the market, but nobody expected Linksys to snatch Apple's marketing strategy.