Big data and artificial intelligence are producing ultra-accurate forecasts that will make it feasible to integrate much more renewable energy into the grid.
New models built with security and privacy in mind reflect the Zeitgeist of the Snowden era.
We should think sensibly about nuclear energy’s risks.
The successful test of a soft touchdown demonstrates a capability that could cut the cost of space launches significantly.
The ability to teleport quantum information between diamond crystals that can also store it is a small but important step toward a quantum Internet.
Amid a wide range of new platforms to manage streams of data from the Internet of things, a simple version emerges that anyone can use.
The economics of combating climate change may depend on an underfunded technology.
We should be able to use Jupiter's radio emissions like ground-penetrating radar to study the oceans on Europa, Ganymede, and Callisto, say space scientists.
Because China relies so heavily on coal for power, electric vehicles aren’t necessarily an improvement over gasoline-powered cars.
The global network of links between the world's airports looks robust but contains a hidden weakness that could lead to entire regions of the planet being cut off.