A low-cost microscope made from folded paper and a cheap lens could revolutionize education and health care in the developing world.
Engineers have built a powerful new microscopic engine that relies on the combustion hydrogen and oxygen. There’s just one problem: nobody is quite sure how it works.
A new study says methane leaks make natural gas trucks worse than diesel powered ones.
The Fukushima disaster led Japan to shut down nuclear power plants, but three years of rising costs and carbon dioxide emissions are forcing it to reverse course.
WebTV’s creator thinks his forthcoming wireless technology will give us faster, better mobile Internet access.
Craig Venter’s new company wants to improve human longevity by creating the world’s largest, most comprehensive database of genetic and physiological information.
Google’s Android boss says a wearable SDK is coming. Here’s hoping it will be more popular than Glass.
Compiling a giant database of all the facts in the world could help Google’s future products understand you better.
Brain scans, blood samples, and other diagnostic tests could one day direct doctors to the best treatments for depression patients and uncover the biological basis of the condition.