Lockheed Martin says it will have a small fusion reactor prototype in five years but offers no data.
Automation is reducing the need for people in many jobs. Are we facing a future of stagnant income and worsening inequality?
Network scientists have discovered how social networks can create the illusion that something is common when it is actually rare.
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.
Wearable devices are getting more advanced, but can today’s technology really measure our health?
As market forces chip away at the coal industry, many plants are being repurposed as data centers, museums, and mixed-use neighborhoods.
Hybrids, plug-ins, and extended-range electric cars are hitting the market. Use this interactive primer to learn how they work.
A company’s novel technology could make custom medical devices and car parts— not to mention shoes that fit just right.