Evaporative cooling plus drying with desiccants equals cool air for less cost.
A treatment based on embryonic stem cells clears a key safety hurdle and might help restore vision.
Nir Eyal is showing software designers how to hook users in four easy steps. Welcome to the new era of habit-forming technology.
A true AI might ruin the world—but that assumes it’s possible at all.
Physicists have overlooked an obvious place to search for shell-like structures constructed around stars by advanced civilizations to capture their energy.
A Caltech scientist creates tiny lattices with enormous potential.
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Using the Internet can destroy your faith. That’s the conclusion of a study showing that the dramatic drop in religious affiliation in the U.S. since 1990 is closely mirrored by the increase in Internet use.
Why are we cramming 21st century technology into a socket designed by Edison?
Upgraded robot vision will be just one of the uses for the new version of Microsoft’s gesture control camera.
A $70 million program will try to develop brain implants able to regulate emotions in the mentally ill.