New self-assembling conductive polymers are more durable and easier to make.
As the banana falls to a devastating fungus, Ugandan scientists launch tests on genetically modified varieties to save a food staple of 500 million people.
Adding noise to telecom lasers could potentially boost bandwidth.
A new ultrasound technique could help perfect a popular Independence Day beverage: beer.
With much of its land already below sea level, the Netherlands is charting a course around the ominous trends of climate change.
A compact optical setup that produces 3-D video could make holography much less expensive.