Caltech researchers demonstrate a clean technique for using heat and catalysts to split water into hydrogen and oxygen.
Climate change will make it increasingly difficult to feed the world. Biotech crops will have an essential role in ensuring that there’s enough to eat.
Automation is reducing the need for people in many jobs. Are we facing a future of stagnant income and worsening inequality?
Wearable devices are getting more advanced, but can today’s technology really measure our health?
Hybrids, plug-ins, and extended-range electric cars are hitting the market. Use this interactive primer to learn how they work.
A company’s novel technology could make custom medical devices and car parts— not to mention shoes that fit just right.
The way scientific information diffuses through the knowledge economy is changing, and the first evidence from Wikipedia shows how.
The BabySeq project in Boston has begun collecting data to quantify the risks and benefits of DNA sequencing at birth.
We’re in the midst of a jobs crisis, and rapid advances in AI and other technologies may be one culprit. How can we get better at sharing the wealth that technology creates?