The idea that particular individuals drive history has long been discredited. Yet it persists in the tech industry, obscuring some of the fundamental factors in innovation.
A new prototype that turns the sun’s energy into hydrogen fuel could point the way to commercially viable artificial photosynthesis.
Drones are being used to capture video footage that shows construction progress at the Sacramento Kings’ new stadium in California.
A novel electrochemical process sequesters carbon in the form of a versatile building material.
SolarCity’s massive new manufacturing plant in Buffalo, New York, reflects a booming demand for solar power. Is it sustainable?
A researcher shows he can control a cash machine remotely or on the spot.
Instrument reveals, in unprecedented detail, what’s going on inside cells.
A new kind of hard drive available next year will be able to move your data many times faster than the best today.
Despite a recent victory, environmental groups have had little luck slowing the boom in new natural-gas power plants.
Cosmologists use the mathematical properties of eternity to show that although universe may last forever, it must have had a beginning