Coconut flesh contains secret ingredients that dramatically enhance its ability to store hydrogen, say material scientists.
What the nervous system of the roundworm tells us about freezing brains and reanimating human minds.
Chinese Uber drivers are making a million trips a day, pleasing consumers but threatening traditional taxi drivers.
The company says it wants to wire the world. But will it do more than make its own app work better?
The ability to number-crunch vast amounts of words is creating a new science of linguistics.
Major financial institutions like some technical features of Bitcoin but are building their own versions that leave out the digital cash and built-in economics.
One of the last bastions of human mastery over computers is about to fall to the relentless onslaught of machine learning algorithms.
The renewable-energy certificate system has gotten more transparent, but improvements are still needed.
The first iPhone apps that block online ads could speed up your Web browsing, cut your data bills, and extend your battery life.