Startup Hyperloop Technologies has started shooting magnetically levitated capsules along a track in Las Vegas to show off a radical idea for the future of freight and mass transit.
Starbucks’s efforts to head off climate change and its impact on coffee bend to business realities.
The identity of Bitcoin’s mysterious creator won’t matter much if the cryptocurrency remains permanently fractured.
Google’s founders chose not to pen the company’s annual letter for the first time in 12 years, leaving investors in the dark about Alphabet’s moon shot strategies.
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Don’t bet against SpaceX’s ability to land a capsule on Mars. But colonization probably remains further off than it seems.
A drug company says economic sticks, not just carrots, are needed to fix the reproducibility crisis in science.
Apple wants to make more money from cloud services—an area it doesn’t traditionally excel in that has many competitors.
Materials scientists have studied the mechanical properties of 3-D-printed materials while ignoring their electrical properties. That looks set to change.
NASA says it could study features the size of Central Park on distant exoplanets by using the sun as a giant gravity lens.