Novel extraction technologies could as much as double accessible world oil.
A new material could mean batteries that finally make electric cars practical.
A new way to make bendable high-speed silicon devices could result in advanced circuits on virtually any surface.
Semiconducting fiber webs could transform the way we make images.
Jessica Simpson’s DRM-free single could be the beginning of the end for copy-protected digital music.
A congressional decision to cut funding for a controversial laser defense program developed by Northrop Grumman may hasten its deployment in Iraq.
New chips use chaos to produce potentially faster, more robust computing.
The ten-year-old search giant gets serious about Internet-based research.
An Internet without net neutrality might become as fragmented as U.S. mobile phone networks, say some observers. But history may hold even richer lessons.