Electrodialysis has the potential to desalinate seawater quickly and cheaply but does not remove other contaminants such as dirt and bacteria. Now chemical engineers have worked out how to do that too.
Using the Internet can destroy your faith. That’s the conclusion of a study showing that the dramatic drop in religious affiliation in the U.S. since 1990 is closely mirrored by the increase in Internet use.
Making computers faster means relying on the central processing unit (CPU) less than ever before.
The optional solar roof on Toyota’s 2010 Prius may not provide a watt of mobility.
University of Calgary researchers create new method for making water-splitting catalysts using abundant metals.
Vermont got it wrong on GMOs. Its mistake will affect people far beyond its borders.
Codes we live by, laws we follow, and computers that move too fast to care.
Google’s one-gigabit service made a big statement, but what’s still far from clear is who actually uses it, and for what.
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
Why the world’s most famous outsourcing hub for tiny tasks is littered with spam and shoddy workmanship.