High crude prices, cheap natural gas, and U.S. demand boost heavy oil profits—and greenhouse gases.
The social network breaks an unwritten rule by giving away plans to its new data center—an action it hopes will make the Web more efficient.
Companies find that advanced design software can generate much more useful product manuals.
The creator of Twitter and cofounder of Square talks about the nature of good design.
The unusual activity generated by zombie computer networks can lead security experts right to them.
New device offers distinct advantages over previous attempts to improve upon natural photosynthesis.
Embryonic stem cells growing in a dish can spontaneously form complex structures resembling the retina—a discovery that could one day help restore sight to the blind.
A new website offers another take on moving personal computing online.
A study links the creation of new neurons with improved cognitive abilities.
A group of experimentalists who track various patterns about themselves investigate slumber.