Terrapower is pushing ahead with a reactor design that uses a nearly inexhaustible fuel source.
Sepsis affects more than a million people every year in the U.S. alone, and diagnosis can take five days. A new tool cuts the time to five hours.
The debate over using artificial intelligence to control lethal weapons in warfare is more complex than it seems.
Apple could subcontract the manufacturing required to produce a car and focus on the software, which is becoming ever more important.
Tesla will add restrictions to its new autonomous driving feature in response to evidence of people using it dangerously.
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
What the nervous system of the roundworm, frozen embryos, and extreme hypothermia tell us about preserving the mind.
A new company launched by Google will seek to extend human life spans.
Smartphones have sidelined digital cameras and other special-purpose devices. Now Google thinks mobile phones will shove virtual-reality headsets like the Oculus Rift into the shadows, too.
The implications of pervasive or ubiquitous computing are still only beginning to be apparent.