A group at Microsoft Research attacks the problem on two fronts.
Freed to design software for the iPhone, programmers outside Apple plan to revolutionize the handheld.
Researchers engineer never-before-seen catalysts using a new computational technique.
A new material promises safer brain implants.
A single photo can be reconstructed into a 3-D scene with Make3D.
Mimicking the bumps on humpback-whale fins could lead to more efficient wind turbines.
Scientists use brain imaging to predict what someone is looking at.
A new technique could be used to diagnose and treat patients before they begin to go blind.