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Solar-Cell Rollout

July 2004

Breakthroughs in nanotech are making it possible to churn out cheap, flexible solar cells by the meter. Soon your cell phone may be powered by the sun.

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  • Categorized in 17032

    A Remote Control For Your Life

    Japanese mobile-phone giant NTT DoCoMo is replacing house keys, credit cards, and train passes with a phone that does it all.

  • Categorized in 17032

    Computing Gets Physical

    Gadgets that let you control computers with a wave or a nod could offer an escape from keyboards and mice.

  • Categorized in 17035

    Spotting Cancer Sooner

    Blood tests that detect cancer in its early stages would save countless lives. The first could arrive within a year.

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