In the absence of energy storage, solar energy can’t grow without decreasing its own value.
A climate scientist argues that it should no longer be acceptable to dump carbon dioxide in the sky.
Researchers examine how Uber steers its drivers’ behavior with its automated management system, despite its promise of being “your own boss.”
The explosion of gene-editing methods is transforming medicine, agriculture, and possibly the future of the human species.
Researchers demonstrate customized implants that help injured nerves regenerate in rats.
Some patients are bringing troves of fitness-tracker data to their checkups, but the doctor might not find it all that helpful.
The nonprofit behind Wikipedia is turning to machine learning to combat a long-standing decline in the number of editors.
Following the examples of tennis and cricket, a new generation of ball-tracking algorithms is attempting to revolutionize the analysis and refereeing of soccer, volleyball, and basketball.
The influential startup incubator is launching a research lab to work on problems too big for startups.
Brain control becomes a more practical way to control robots when the machines can do some things for themselves.