General Electric’s Juan de Bedout demonstrates the company’s software system to improve the electric grid.
The company says its future is in energy products for the Chinese market.
Advances in antiaging drugs, acoustic brain surgery, flu vaccines–and the secret to IQ.
The beautiful tapestry of filaments, sheets, and voids in the Cosmic Web is proving harder to model than anybody thought.
Researchers describe the potential benefits, and security challenges, of cloud computing.
Microsoft Researcher Kristin Lauter discusses cryptographic-based cloud access and search.
Manjo Narang, CEO of Tradeworx, talks about his company’s high-speed trading technology and what such systems mean in today’s stock market.
Allen Wright, senior staff associate at Columbia University, demonstrates a material that captures carbon dioxide from the air, which could be used to reduce atmospheric greenhouse gas concentrations.
Ronald Prinn, a professor of atmospheric science and the director of the center for global change science at MIT, says why climate scientists have started to change their minds about geoengineering.
Peter Kelemen, a professor of earth and environmental sciences at Columbia University, describes how to capture and store carbon dioxide by speeding up a reaction found naturally in certain rocks.