An algorithm might create a playlist you enjoy, but don’t mistake that for creativity.
Digital technologies are changing the nature of the jobs we do. What does that mean for the future of work?
The DOE funds a research center aimed at making artificial photosynthesis practical.
A startup is betting more than half a billion dollars that it will dazzle you with its approach to creating 3-D imagery.
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The focus of research on fusion power has moved from big government programs to startups with novel designs.
A new solar power system is easy to add to a roof, and performs its own safety checks.
Policymakers are fallible judges of the risk and return of technology investments.
Researchers demonstrate new photonic memory that keeps working even when the power is off.
As the world’s population of older people rapidly grows in the coming years, Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia will become a health-care disaster.