AbbVie’s purchase of the cancer fighting startup backed by Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund bodes well for biotech funding.
Though politicians are increasingly willing to admit the planet is warming, they’re still reluctant to fund clean energy R&D.
More nuclear plants could combat climate change, but safety concerns plague the industry—fairly or not.
The energy bill passed by Congress contains some landmark initiatives, but it also has several seriously wrongheaded provisions.
This water bottle filter, made from nanofibers, can reduce water-borne diseases.
The U.S. is funding research to breed better sorghum plants using sensor-laden drones and data mining.
Customized, printed orthopedic implants could be the future. In the meantime, the new manufacturing method is helping companies cut costs.
The charges against a U.S. citizen come, strangely, just as the Department of Energy is collaborating with China on advanced reactors.
Complexity theorists and biologists reveal how benefits spread super-exponentially through populations.
Uncertainty about future regulations clouds the future of agricultural biotechnology in the U.S.