How reporters tracked down a reclusive California physicist and programmer.
A low-cost microscope made from folded paper and a cheap lens could revolutionize education and health care in the developing world.
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Engineers have built a powerful microscopic engine that relies on the combustion of hydrogen and oxygen. One problem: nobody knows how it works.
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Google’s Android boss says a wearable SDK is coming. Here’s hoping it will be more popular than Glass.
There are now many general-purpose consumer LED bulbs that give off good light. With so many, how can you tell the difference?
Edward Snowden appeared via secure video to motivate developers at SXSW.