Qualcomm, Facebook, and other tech companies are experimenting with technology that lets smartphones use their LTE radio to connect directly to other devices up to 500 meters away.
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.
Physicists have overlooked an obvious place to search for shell-like structures constructed around stars by advanced civilizations to capture their energy.
Relatively cheap drones with advanced sensors and imaging capabilities are giving farmers new ways to increase yields and reduce crop damage.
Scientists are developing ways to edit the DNA of tomorrow’s children. Should they stop before it’s too late?
A startup called Light uses a cluster of small camera modules to create top-notch photos. First stop: Your smartphone.
Computers are overdue for the fundamental changes they could soon get.
It might be possible to create a burger that helps the environment and improves your health. But will it taste good enough to win over the masses?