Startup Vizera makes a projector that adds realistic-looking surfaces to actual objects, making for a new kind of shopping experience.
Engineering a patient’s own immune cells to resist HIV could eliminate the need for lifelong antiretroviral therapies.
MIT’s STE@M is developing next-generation sporting equipment, from fishing reels and kiteboards to skis for disabled athletes.
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A viral social-media campaign has brought unprecedented money to a rare disease. How might new funding help ALS research?
Security flaws in a system of networked stoplights point to looming problems with an increasingly connected infrastructure.
China is betting long-term on unconventional gas, but it is running into problems developing its vast shale resources.
A novel optical technique could overlay virtual imagery on the real world through a compact pair of glasses.
Tiny robots that work together like ants could lead to a new way to manufacture complex structures and electronics.