Despite massive resources all over the world, only three countries have managed to produce shale gas at commercial scale.
Several companies are developing appealing robot companions, but they aren’t yet capable of helping out around the house.
As solar and wind gain wider use, rapid advances in climate forecasting could save money for utilities and ratepayers.
Efficient Power Conversion has launched gallium nitride chips that promise higher efficiency and lower cost than silicon.
The company that began as a source of genealogical data now hopes to marry that information with DNA data—and sell it for research.
An eyewear and vision-insurance company is building activity-tracking glasses that look a lot like regular specs.
Brain “organoids” made from the stem cells of autism patients could help researchers determine the factors that lead to the disorder.
Why science denialism and conspiracy theory walk together, suspiciously.
Mothers-to-be expecting to learn about chromosomal defects from a noninvasive prenatal test sometimes instead learn they may have cancer.
Some workers could soon strap on a power-assist suit before maneuvering heavy objects.