The world’s largest and cheapest reverse-osmosis desalination plant is up and running in Israel.
Not everyone thinks Google’s attempt to reinvent the computer will work.
We’re in the midst of a jobs crisis, and rapid advances in AI and other technologies may be one culprit. How can we get better at sharing the wealth that technology creates?
A company’s novel technology could make custom medical devices and car parts— not to mention shoes that fit just right.
A startup is betting more than half a billion dollars that it will dazzle you with its approach to creating 3-D imagery.
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Network scientists have discovered how social networks can create the illusion that something is common when it is actually rare.
Rapid industrialization and rising standards of living have made China the world’s top emitter of carbon dioxide. Preventing a runaway increase will require the country to keep per capita emissions at a relatively low level.
Machines have shown some impressive flashes of intelligence in recent years. Do we need to start teaching them right from wrong?
Apps like Periscope will create a complex new relationship between broadcaster and audience.
My virtual helper can be surprisingly lifelike, but she’s obsessed with meetings.