Louis Michaud has received funding from Peter Thiel's Breakout Labs to harness energy through manmade vortexes. Will your streetlights soon be powered by a tornado?
Google's acquisition of a kite power generator manufacturer suggests a strong future for the technology.
Rossi--a lone Italian inventor with no real credentials and a history as a convicted scam artist--has convinced a small army of researchers that his box can harness a new type of nuclear reaction. What if they're right?
How 140 scientists look inside the world's most dangerous weather
Wind, solar, tidal—all are battling for the renewable-energy crown, but what about the six billion highly efficient short-stroke engines in our midst? What about us?
It only needs a little nudge to get going
Maybe, if you're really prepared. But it's not going to be an especially smooth flight.
No plans currently for Wigsphere conversion
This is definitely not TSA compliant.
Sunchaser Pictures went out starchasing for "Death Valley Dreamlapse," and the results are pretty spectacular. Plus, a UFO! Maybe!
No surprise: performance enhancers enhance performance. But they might not give me the instant mountain-scaling boost I want.
Biohacking kits help you modify genes in the comfort of home
A shock absorber that generates energy and increases fuel efficiency
Chemical gardens show how life may have gotten its first spark
Not bad for a microbe
Subtle movements create current
Batteries not required.