By Gunjan Sinha
Posted 06.24.2002 at 12:18 pm 0 Comments
AIDS drugs have always shared one trait: They disable HIV by knocking out several of its enzymes. But the virus is so sneaky, it can foil those medications by mutating. Now a new class of drugs attacks the virus in a different way-by protecting the cells that host it.
Five amazing, clean technologies that will set us free, in this month's energy-focused issue. Also: how to build a better bomb detector, the robotic toys that are raising your children, a human catapult, the world's smallest arcade, and much more.