Freescale’s new product could outperform the competition and usher in a new breed of electronic devices.
New imaging techniques give tantalizing clues to why some people are able to recover consciousness following severe brain injuries.
Floating wind farms placed far offshore could lead to affordable electricity – without cluttering the view.
Before fuel cells take on the internal-combustion engine, they’ll offer clean electricity to offices and homes.
Highly sensitive light detectors could enable streaming video from Mars and longer-distance quantum cryptography.
A prototype metal cylinder with a liquid coolant has converted the heat from fire into an inexpensive chilling agent.
A two-part kit lets some Nike shoes talk to Apple iPods. Will it spur a range of consumer applications for wireless sensors?
A study of long-lived families will help isolate the genetic mysteries that allow some people to live disease-free into their nineties and beyond.
As artificial intelligence research celebrates its 50th birthday, the MIT icon asks what makes the minds of three-year-olds tick.