Managing supplies for manned space missions.
Novel, shape-changing batteries could lead to energy-saving aircraft wings and helicopter rotors.
Siemens aims to turn your thermostat into a "comfortstat" -- and create a viable market for wireless sensor networks.
Faster, cooler-running consumer PCs are coming. The key: two, four, eight, or even a hundred CPUs on a single microprocessor.
A wobbly new molecule called DTA is moving in a straight line toward nanomanufacturing.
Gold nanospheres show a path to all-optical computing.
A novel way to cool microprocessors.
A new service from Kirkland, WA-based Inrix predicts traffic slowdowns by crunching road sensor data, weather, history, and local events.
The "Viiv" PC is Intel's bid to put itself at the center of the home digital entertainment industry.
Two national institutes have announced a three-year, $100 million project to understand the genetic changes behind cancer.