The way the Land of the Rising Sun built and lost its dominance in photovoltaics shows just how vulnerable renewables remain to changing politics and national policies.
Solar manufacturers are eager to implement several new technologies that could make solar power cheaper, and the panels easier to make.
UCLA scholars will analyze raw video and audio feeds to glean insights into effective policing.
Scientists are starting to open their DNA databases online, creating a network that could pave the way for gene analysis at a new scale.
Inexpensive oil could increase the pressure to reduce mandates for biofuels.
A startup that might have a record-breaking solar cell is in danger of going out of business.
A technique that alters T cells has been shown to reduce the amount of virus in infected people.
Online courses may not be changing colleges as their boosters claimed they would, but they can prove valuable in surprising ways.
Equipment for making microchips has led to solar cells that are twice as efficient as conventional ones.