Novel extraction technologies could as much as double accessible world oil.
The institute's energy council co-chair Ernest J. Moniz describes a sweeping agenda to meet a "remarkable challenge."
MIT's Gregory Stephanopoulos is making microbes work harder to make ethanol production more efficient.
A synthetically engineered strain of E. coli, stripped of non-essential parts, could boost the bug's industrial power.
Microsoft and The New York Times have unveiled software that preserves the print edition’s design online.
Small satellites that can orient themselves and link together could lead to better space exploration.
A single chip for wireless devices that's multifunctional, more energy efficient, and space saving is in the works.
Nanowires could make brain-machine interfaces safer and cochlear implants more effective.
A novel lens-making technique creates an artificial insect eye, which could lead to better camera lenses.
Advanced imaging methods may reveal how this ancient healing technique affects the brain.