A roundup of the best stories on energy from other sites, collected by Richard Martin, MIT Technology Review’s energy editor.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week.
The leading installer of rooftop solar panels says it has achieved record efficiencies with its panels.
The discovery of briny water on the Martian surface has brought new optimism that life might exist on our neighboring planet.
Robot “training academies” could help industrial robots learn to perform complicated tasks by watching a human do them first.
An imperfect system for a fossil-fuel world, green credits are still valuable.
To watch the brain work during navigation, scientists build computer-generated worlds for mice.
Another chance to catch the most interesting and important articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
A roundup of some of the most interesting stories about mobile technology from other sites, collected by Rachel Metz, MIT Technology Review’s senior editor for mobile.
To truly change the world, Google’s new holding company will need something that has eluded many previous industrial labs: an effective commercialization strategy.