New technologies for treating depression could make the couch obsolete.
A new nano-optical device can focus laser light tighter than traditional optics, which could lead to higher-density data storage.
Researchers take a big step toward their goal of spy-proof communications via satellites.
The U.S. government’s passenger screening technologies would mistake the terrorist mastermind for the Sex Pistol. In fact, data broker ChoicePoint possesses better tracking systems.
Imaging software originally designed for planetary probes now finds arterial problems.
Engineers have built a portable device that can simulate the effects of a hurricane.
Researchers have used satellite data to create a map showing where massive waves are likely to appear; they hope to use it to save lives.
Nano Terra has acquired a massive patent portfolio covering technologies developed by Harvard’s George Whitesides.
Superconducting cables could make power-grid infrastructure more secure.