Jellyfish invasions, Internet auctions, god particles: Read about the year's biggest science stories before they happen. Bonus: How to decipher geeky jargon and when to buy a DeLorean
Awed at the pace of technological advances, a faction of geeky writers believes our world is about to change so radically that envisioning what comes next is nearly impossible.
The Audeo captures electronic signals between the brain and vocal cords and synthesizes clear, spoken words
Whether you've got hundreds to spend or zillions, we've got an office set-up you'll love to come home to
The fastest digicam doesn't miss a detail
During a week of attempting to cloak every aspect of daily life, our correspondent found that in an information age, leaving no trace is nearly impossible
See the top ten hurdles facing game designers today, and the cutting-edge tech that will soon make them relics of the past
In celebration of BOWN's 20th anniversary: highlights of our best (and, yes, worst) predictions about the important technologies of decades past
Forget algebra homework: try building spaceships, operating a nuclear reactor or listening in to distant galaxies
Arun Majumdar has to decide which researchers will get millions of dollars, and he has to do it fast. He must spark an energy revolution within 20 years, or it's lights out for us all.
Intel's new microchip delivers high performance but saves on power
Cellphones, microchips, cars, even iPhones—there's virtually no high-tech Western product that China's cloners can't copy. Pretty soon, you might even prefer their work
Our reporters deliver the latest on autonomous vehicles.
Control your computer in three dimensions by giving your mouse the finger
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Bill Andrews has spent two decades unlocking the molecular mechanisms of aging. His mission: to extend the human life span to 150 years--or die trying
In the escalating arms race between battery power and consumption, The Cells are losing to The Gadgetsâ€”Big time. Question is, can the chemists catch up to the engineers?
Tollbooths, ATMs, doctors' offices, online chat: You leave critical personal data behind wherever you go. Let's follow one American as he scatters his digital DNA.
Technology may be ushering in a golden age of stalking, in which predators use GPS, cellphones and other devices to track and terrorize.
Some monkey business in a Duke University lab suggests we'll soon be able to move artificial limbs, control robotic soldiers, and communicate across thousands of miles--using nothing but our thoughts.
How ideas from biology-evolution, immune systems and forensics-will keep your PC safe from hackers
These ten awe-inspiring science projects range from the world's largest undersea observatory to the "ultimate microscope" to a Jupiter orbiter on a suicide mission--but they're all massive, often in both size and scope
This 10,000-rpm, no-pulse artificial heart doesn't resemble an organic heart--and might be all the better for it