A new solar cell is 27 percent more efficient without being more expensive to make.
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Nanomaterials could be used for lower-emission cars and solar panels.
A new detector uses living cells that light up in the presence of airborne bioterror agents, such as anthrax and smallpox.
Scientists have revealed the hidden diversity of natural antibiotics using a new approach that pits one type of bacteria against another.
Electrical pulses control the release of drugs from a biodegradable thin film.
Sheets of elastic, sticky polymers could replace sutures and provide long-term drug delivery.
Applying Dad's lessons.
Pioneering biologist Robert Weinberg, the first to discover a gene that causes cancer, is now studying how the disease spreads.
Saul Griffith likes taking risks--and attacks problems wherever they arise, without fear of failure.