LEDs outperform incandescent lights, hands down. But they should also give farmers unprecedented control over plant growth, development and nutritional content in future, say researchers.
Intelligent dust particles embedded in the brain could form an entirely new form of brain-machine interface, say engineers
If you’ve ever struggled to make sense of an information firehose, perhaps a 3-D printed model could help.
Network Theory Reveals The Hidden Link Between Trade And Military Alliances That Leads to Conflict-Free Stability
The first game-theoretical study of military alliances shows that they cannot alone lead to global stability.
Mark Zuckerberg’s plan to “unbundle” Facebook makes his social network more like Google’s.
Epidemiologist want to forecast disease like meteorologists forecast rain. And the way people browse Wikipedia could be the key, they say.
Electronics companies think the Affordable Care Act will push us to embrace technology to track our health and lifestyles.
Why I hope kids in Ethiopia can teach the rest of us something profound about education.
The digital chatter of smart meters could soon replace human communications on the GSM mobile phone network, say network engineers.
Robots already surround us, and they’re about to do much more than work on assembly lines and pick up dust bunnies.