The disparity between the rich and everyone else is larger than ever in the United States and increasing in much of Europe. Why?
A few carbon capture and sequestration projects are under way, but economics and politics are holding the technology back.
The inventor of Second Life has spent 15 years chasing the dream of living in virtual space. Can his new company finally give virtual worlds mass-market appeal?
With its world-leading research investments and vast size, China will dominate the future of genetically modified food—despite the resistance of its population.
A growing body of research shows how to use cloud storage synchronization services to get around firewalls.
Patent and trademark filings reveal the augmented reality technology that convinced Google and others to invest $542 million into Magic Leap.
Startup Alphabet Energy has its first product: what it says is the world’s largest thermoelectric generator.
Lockheed Martin says it will have a small fusion reactor prototype in five years but offers no data.
Your next laptop or tablet may have 3-D sensors that let it recognize gestures or augment a real scene with virtual characters.