The economics of combating climate change may depend on an underfunded technology.
An iPad accessory launching later this year will bring transparent morphing buttons to the device’s screen to aid touch-typing.
Dropbox’s new photo app, Carousel, is smartly designed, but that won’t ensure success.
Tiny robots that work together like ants could lead to a new way to manufacture complex structures and electronics.
The Roomba maker is working on technology that could enable robots to help with more household chores.
Advanced Cell Technology is testing a stem-cell treatment for blindness that could preserve vision and potentially reverse vision loss.
Because China relies so heavily on coal for power, electric vehicles aren’t necessarily an improvement over gasoline-powered cars.
For almost half a century, James Turrell has been working with light in a way that merges art and technology.
Tapping into big data, researchers and planners are building mathematical models of personal and civic behavior. But the models may hide rather than reveal the deepest sources of social ills.
Stanford researchers develop a copper catalyst that can efficiently convert carbon monoxide and water to ethanol.