A direct method of converting methane into useful chemical compounds could reduce the release of the potent greenhouse gas at isolated oil fields.
New reactor technologies offer poorer nations cheap, safe, efficient power. Sanctions designed to prevent the proliferation of weapons impede their use. What would a better policy look like?
Therapies that block the high of addictive drugs are finally making their way from the lab into reality.
Researchers have found a new way for attackers to change critical settings on home routers.
Nanotubes can transport RNA into the human immune system's white blood cells, making the cells less vulnerable to attack by the HIV virus.
Fuel from grass and wood chips could be big in the next 10 years--if the government helps.
Dedicated electronic frames are gaining in power and coming down in price.
Scientists are learning to control a class of proteins that could have greater staying power in the body.
What will it take to put thousands of microprocessors in cell phones and laptops?
A new process turns the greenhouse gas into useful materials.