BlackBerry users suffered through a service outage all this week, stranding most of Washington D.C. and a fair portion of lower Manhattan without a real reason to exist. CNN had a real scoop, pictured here: the outage affected not just users here on Earth, but also those on almost every other planet. Sorry, Martians. Maybe you should've gone with a Windows Phone instead.
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.