And there’s a 50:50 chance of a Three Mile Island-scale disaster in the next 10 years, according to the largest statistical analysis of nuclear accidents ever undertaken.
A Stanford professor claims to have invented a Bitcoin-like system that can handle payments faster and with more security.
Startup unveils a control system it hopes will become the industry standard for commercial unmanned aerial vehicles.
Manufactured sapphire is incredibly strong and scratch resistant. Now falling costs and technology improvements could make it competitive with glass.
Physicists have mapped out how to create quantum music, an experience that will be profoundly different for every member of the audience, they say.
A startup called Light uses a cluster of small camera modules to create top-notch photos. First stop: Your smartphone.
Fully autonomous weapons should be outlawed before they are developed, says a human-rights scholar.
Some neighborhood grids just aren’t built for huge spikes in power demand. The rise of the electric car has utilities scrambling to adjust.
First, they teleported photons, then atoms and ions. Now one physicist has worked out how to do it with energy, a technique that has profound implications for the future of physics.
Why Zipcar’s technology and car-sharing business model have caught the attention of the big players.