NREL shows that Corning’s Willow glass can be used to make flexible solar cells that could be installed in place of roofing shingles.
Researchers solve key challenges with energy-dense lithium-air batteries.
It’s possible now to grow cartilage cells in the lab and reintroduce them into human joints. Skiers and quarterbacks, take heart.
Cheap, simple water filters made of plant xylem could dramatically reduce the incidence of water-borne diseases in places without access to clean drinking water, say engineers.
Automation is reducing the need for people in many jobs. Are we facing a future of stagnant income and worsening inequality?
By analyzing carbon dioxide in exhalations, an algorithm could help paramedics determine how to treat patients.
Social scientists have never understood why some countries are more corrupt than others. But the first study that links corruption with wealth could help change that.