As the Internet of things grows to encompass billions of devices, its power usage will require novel technologies for improving efficiency.
Software that counts dogs, martini glasses, and mustaches in Instagram photos provides a novel way to rate businesses.
Polymer molecules that self-assemble into regular patterns could help the semiconductor industry make even smaller transistors.
The world’s largest genome project will be carried out on instruments from the California sequencing company.
Although it appears to hit incoming Hamas rockets, Israel’s system could be falling short of detonating the rockets' warheads.
A way of capturing cancer cells from the bloodstream opens a new front in personal cancer treatment.
Oxford University researchers demonstrate that materials used in DVDs could make color displays that don’t sap power.
Recordings from the brain's surface are giving scientists unprecedented views into how the brain controls speech.
New effort would pinpoint the source, type, and dispersal patterns of smog across Beijing to drive street-level predictions and targeted remediation.
Low-energy microwaves can tell you the caloric content of food, providing a more accurate estimate of what is on your plate.