UV-responsive dyes embedded in contact lenses can quickly adapt.
Gabriel Kreiman’s single-neuron measurements of unconscious decision-making may not topple Descartes, but they could someday point to ways we can learn to control ourselves.
Scientists are developing ways to edit the DNA of tomorrow’s children. Should they stop before it’s too late?
Ducted turbine promises significant advances but delivery remains to be seen.
A startup called Thync will sell electrodes that you put on your head to improve your mood. The results may vary to a surprising degree.
Slack wants to be an open, searchable home for all your work communication.
Kauai’s utility takes a second stab at battery storage as solar heads toward 80 percent of peak power.
A $70 million program will try to develop brain implants able to regulate emotions in the mentally ill.
Personal threats, legal challenges, and NASA’s objections were just a few of the hurdles Travis Metcalfe faced when he set up a crowdfunding website to help pay for his astronomical research.