Scientists are developing ways to edit the DNA of tomorrow’s children. Should they stop before it’s too late?
Startup Vortex Bladeless makes a turbine that looks intriguing, but it may not solve wind power’s challenges.
The ability to read a description of a scene and then picture it has always been uniquely human. Not anymore.
China has rapidly cleaned up its coal plants. Now comes the hard part.
Mozilla helped an open Web flourish in the 2000s. Now it’s struggling to play a meaningful role on mobile devices.
When the world’s first biotech apple won approval from U.S. and Canadian regulators this year, it demonstrated that with plenty of patience, even a farmer can develop a GM plant.
The effects of global warming will persist for hundreds of years. What are our responsibilities and duties today to help safeguard the distant future? That is the question ethicists are now asking.
Beautiful images are not always popular ones, which is where the CrowdBeauty algorithm can help, say computer scientists.
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.