Courtesy of Robert Barker / Cornell, Joe Schwartz / Cornell, Chris Kitchen Photography
Cornell University has themselves a prized plant--a corpse flower, otherwise known as Amorphophallus titanum, a massive Sumatran plant that reeks of death. See more pictures (but no smell, unfortunately/fortunately) here.
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.