A promising technique for synthetic biology is fraught with risks.
Students pull off a conference—even without reindeer help.
After pioneering the techniques of tissue engineering, Linda Griffith is getting scientists to tackle diseases half the population is often too embarrassed to talk about.
As the Cold War ended, MIT researcher Thomas Neff came up with a plan to fuel U.S. nuclear plants with uranium from Russian bombs. With more than a decade of quiet diplomacy, he pulled it off.
Trader gave up Wall Street for innovation.
Running High Speed 1, the London-to-Europe railroad.