Featured by Joshua Tompkins
The Flying Luxury Hotel
Tomorrow's cruise ship will sail through the air, not the water
A Faster Flu Test
A gene chip spots nasty strains of bird flu in hours instead of days
Building a Better Vaccine
A bold plan to immunize every American against bird fluâ€”in four weeks
Dishing Out Real Power
Costs are down, interest is up, and the Stirling solar system is ready to flick the switch
Will Tourists Beat the Government Back to the Moon?
For $100 million, a U.S. company promises you the vacation of a lifetime: a week in lunar orbit
Cab It to the Hinterlands!
This month NASA and friends show off the air-taxi system they hope will breathe new life into small-town airports
Monster Mainframes Battle for Bragging Rights
The world's fastest supercomputer is about to get even faster. Can anyone outdo Blue Gene/L?
A new study finds that trees are fueling air pollution--with a lot of help from humans
Computer Bugs Find New Target
The wireless industry braces for malicious code aimed at "smart" devices.
Atoms Beam Up!
Scientists teleport atomic particles and push quantum computing closer to reality.