In This Issue: 35 Innovators Under 35
Our 15th annual celebration of people who are driving the next generation of technological breakthroughs.
In This Issue: Features
The Next Great GMO Debate
Deep inside its labs, Monsanto is learning how to modify crops by spraying them with RNA rather than tinkering with their genes.
Teaching Machines to Understand Us
A reincarnation of one of the oldest ideas in artificial intelligence could finally make it possible to truly converse with our computers. And Facebook has a chance to make it happen first.
At a new fulfillment center in New Jersey, humans and robots work together in a highly efficient system.
In This Issue: Reviews
Paying for Solar Power
SolarCity’s massive new manufacturing plant in Buffalo, New York, reflects a booming demand for solar power. Is it sustainable?
Technology is now allowing artists to do something they’ve aspired to since the stone age: make their paintings move.
Tech’s Enduring Great-Man Myth
The idea that particular individuals drive history has long been discredited. Yet it persists in the tech industry, obscuring some of the fundamental factors in innovation.