NREL shows that Corning’s Willow glass can be used to make flexible solar cells that could be installed in place of roofing shingles.
Philips seeks to replace florescent tube light with an LED using technology planned for other types of bulbs.
There are now many general-purpose consumer LED bulbs that give off good light. With so many, how can you tell the difference?
As an alternative to the intrusiveness of some wearable computers, researchers present a small tube you hold up to your eye.
New design would mean fewer dropped calls, longer battery life.
Automation is reducing the need for people in many jobs. Are we facing a future of stagnant income and worsening inequality?
Apple’s SIM card that lets you switch wireless carriers on the fly could lead to cheaper communications.
By changing the way certain organisms process sugar, UCLA researchers have shown how to produce more biofuel.
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