Scientists are developing ways to edit the DNA of tomorrow’s children. Should they stop before it’s too late?
The Keystone XL pipeline is a distraction from what’s really needed to solve climate change.
The world’s largest and cheapest reverse-osmosis desalination plant is up and running in Israel.
Broadband communication and custom signal-processing chips power a new brain-recording device that may one day help paralyzed people.
A router that runs the Tor software prevents Web tracking.
The world’s most valuable company doesn’t need to build a car in order to reinvent driving.
A nerve-stimulating electrical implant could give people a drug-free alternative to current treatments.
A lightweight wearable display that tethers to a phone got its first public outing this week in Las Vegas.
MIT’s STE@M is developing next-generation sporting equipment, from fishing reels and kiteboards to skis for disabled athletes.