Belgium has plans for an artificial “energy atoll” to store excess wind power in the North Sea.
Companies are competing to turn data into advice on how to farm better, and attracting investments from the likes of Google Ventures and Monsanto.
Chief strategy officer Young Sohn looks to turn Samsung into a Silicon Valley trendsetter.
The compact, speed-limited vehicles being tested by Google might have a better chance at success than automated versions of conventional cars.
And there’s a 50:50 chance of a Three Mile Island-scale disaster in the next 10 years, according to the largest statistical analysis of nuclear accidents ever undertaken.
The 3,500 apps available for the Apple Watch show the device’s promise and pitfalls.
Startup Knightscope is preparing to roll out human-size robot patrols.
Groups in Indonesia, Colombia, Zimbabwe, and elsewhere join Indian counterparts in criticizing Internet.org’s practices.
Lab notebooks could determine who was first to invent a revolutionary gene-editing technology.
Spiders sprayed with water containing carbon nanotubes and graphene flakes have produced the toughest fibers ever measured, say materials scientists.