An Obama initiative seeks to channel a torrent of gene information into treatments for cancer, other diseases.
Researchers have found a way to augment ordinary silicon solar cells with a material called a perovskite.
Capital and engineering talent have been flocking to seemingly trivial mobile apps. But would we really be better off if more startups instead went directly after big problems?
A new design for a molten-salt reactor could make nuclear power safer and more economical.
The best human tuners have always been able to outperform electronic devices that do the same job. Until now.
Kauai’s utility takes a second stab at battery storage as solar heads toward 80 percent of peak power.
The push to extend fracking to arid regions is drawing attention to water-free techniques.
New micro-satellite technology is enabling satellite Internet services that could reach billions of new users.
Early treatment may be key to a drug-free life for a small percentage of patients.