Stanford researchers conceive of panel that ejects building heat into space.
A new company launched by Google will seek to extend human life spans.
Your next laptop or tablet may have 3-D sensors that let it recognize gestures or augment a real scene with virtual characters.
After a decade as an MIT student, Julie Shah ’04, SM ’06, PhD ’11, was invited to join the faculty. Her first year as a professor meant not only teaching but also setting up a new lab, wooing brilliant students, and overseeing research advances she never could have predicted.
Tablets and laptops coming later this year will be able to constantly listen for voice commands thanks to new chips from Intel.
A small shove could prevent a global catastrophe, according to Chinese plans
After more than a decade of disappointment, powerful new drugs based on a Nobel-winning idea are getting closer to the market.
Last week, Paul Allen and a colleague challenged the prediction that computers will soon exceed human intelligence. Now Ray Kurzweil, the leading proponent of the “Singularity,” offers a rebuttal.
Transcranial direct current stimulation works, and you can try it at home.