A research project involving GE and Texas Tech plans to use wind turbines to run desalination plants.
Nanotechnology gets a speed boost with a new tool made of thousands of pens.
Technology Review picks the year’s most significant advances in information technology.
A Scottish company develops artificial platelets that can cheaply and quickly plug leaks.
A collection of online editing applications lets people do more than just watch and share video.
Computers that use flash chips instead of a magnetic hard disk for memory are coming.
Are drugs that seek to serve a specific population changing our concept of race?
Danny Hillis talks about the real-world challenges of creating artificially intelligent machines.
Special care must be taken when introducing computers to schools in developing countries.