A new way to reduce friction at the nanoscale could enable the commercialization of nano mechanical devices, including ones for data storage.
Adding more cores to a computer makes it faster, but it also makes it tricky to program. How will computer scientists cope?
Television programming and user-created media have found a home–and a business model–on the Web.
In his lab facing the Pacific Ocean, Daniel Morse is learning new ways to build complex semiconductor devices for cheaper, more efficient solar cells. He has an unlikely teacher: sea sponges.
A new website lets people search for hard-to-describe items by using pictures instead of words.
German researchers have found that by using the right timing and electrical stimulation, they can improve a person’s ability to remember facts.
With the addition of two new research tools, NASA’s repair mission should greatly improve the data gathered by the space telescope.
Banana-scented bacteria, engineered to order, are just one offering at this weekend’s International Genetically Engineered Machine competition.
New OLED displays for mobile gadgets are poised for debut in U.S. and European markets.