A Caltech scientist creates tiny lattices with enormous potential.
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The Keystone XL pipeline is a distraction from what’s really needed to solve climate change.
A new method for growing human brain cells could unlock the mysteries of dementia, mental illness, and other neurological disorders.
Researchers have developed a new material that can fill in its own surface cracks.
It’s unproductive to think of security as a series of threats to be overcome, a computer scientist argues.
Photofly uses overlapping photos to create high-detail 3-D copies of anything from bugs to Mount Rushmore.
Billions of people could get online for the first time thanks to helium balloons that Google will soon send over many places cell towers don’t reach.
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Researchers have found a way to augment ordinary silicon solar cells with a material called a perovskite.
Einstein’s famous critique of quantum mechanics first emerged in 1930, five years earlier than thought, according to a new analysis of his work.