Melinda Hale, SM ’09, PhD ’13, uses engineering ingenuity to extract more power, profit, and data from landfill gas.
Motorola Mobility’s sale to Lenovo only looks like a loss—the patents were cheap, and Google might yet advance wearables, home devices, and modular phone hardware.
Researchers at MIT Media Lab develop tool to improve information flow within social networks.
Small companies are showing that the technology we rely on can be redesigned to protect our data—and that consumers are interested.
GE's nuclear waste-burning PRISM reactors get a new chance at commercialization.
A new wrinkle in the control of waves.
A cutting-edge corner of science is being wooed by Silicon Valley, to the dismay of some academics.
The sell-off of synthetic biology pioneer LS9 goes to show that making biofuels from genetically engineered microbes has yet to deliver economically.