They walk among us. Natural experiments, living ordinary lives, unaware that their genes may hold the clue to the next superdrug.
Latest synthesis report from U.N. panel says we’ve already emitted half the permissible greenhouse gases if we wish to avoid the worst.
Deciding which books to digitise when they enter the public domain is tricky; unless you have an independent ranking of the most notable authors.
China may put a stop to growing carbon dioxide emissions earlier than expected, but how quickly they start coming down is also important.
The release of Apple’s WatchKit yields more insight into how the company is tackling smart-watch issues.
Making computers faster means relying on the central processing unit (CPU) less than ever before.
Experimental Google software that can describe a complex scene could lead to better image search or apps to help the visually impaired.
Gecko-inspired adhesives can help humans climb and may provide a better grip for robotic arms in factories and in space.