Sending descriptions of data could be more efficient than sending the data itself.
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The new machine will have dual touch screens--and cheaper hardware.
A study in rodents suggests that skin cells can be transformed into neurons to treat neurodegeneration.
A new solar cell is 27 percent more efficient without being more expensive to make.
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.
Physicist Marin Soljacic is working toward a world of wireless electricity.