The Electric Vehicle Revolution Could Hurt Low-Income Neighborhoods
Electric vehicle adoption could worsen environmental inequalities.
An Electronic Pill Inspired by Lizards Could Transform Medicine
Electrical stimulation therapy could reduce the need for surgery or drugs for some conditions.
This Bird's Ingenious Survival Skill Could Inspire Revolutionary Technology
They could also inspire tech to suck up H2O from the air.
Chinchillas Tested Fancy New Ear Devices to Solve a Centuries-Old Medical Problem
A simple design change could help treat ear infections more effectively.
This Surprisingly Basic Technology Might Finally Rid Our Drinking Water of Microplastics
The future of water purification sounds great.
Insect Smart Homes Could Help Save One Critical Creature From Climate Peril
The robotic hive could also offer new insights into the buzzing insects.
AI Bots May Have Defeated CAPTCHA Tests for Good
They’re also getting tougher for humans.
A Promising Breakthrough Could Save This Controversial Climate Tech
Direct air carbon capture could get a much-needed makeover.
Scientists Want to Burst Underground Gas Bubbles To Access More Helium — Will It Work?
The noble gas could get a lot greener.
Scientists Just ‘Grew’ Electrodes in Leeches. Can It Be Done in Humans, Too?
This method could lead to a safer treatment for neurological conditions like Parkinson’s.
A New Drug Could Help People With a Rare Disease Grow Longer Limbs
The potential treatment could be used for several conditions in people.
A New Loofah-inspired Device Purifies Water Using the Power of the Sun
It could offer a quick, low-cost solution for the billions of people around the world living without clean drinking water.
This $1 Ultrasound Alternative Could Help Make Childbirth Safer
It promises an affordable way to cut down on complications.
Can this new artificial skin transform touch screens and video games?
A new technology uses electric fields to pick up on nearby objects.
This biohybrid robot walks using lab-grown mouse muscles
Engineers have created the fastest-moving part-meat robot yet.
Scientists accidentally created a novel method to make fertilizer more green
A new, porous material could help decarbonize ammonia production.
This leaf-inspired device could be the key to hydrogen farms
The gadget turns sunlight into clean fuel. But will it go the way of the Hindenburg?
This quick-absorbing, cheap “jello” material could replace paper towels
Say goodbye to supermarket shortages.
'Cellular glue' could help scientists play Legos with your body's building blocks
The new bioengineering technique could have huge therapeutic potential.
A simple step could make face masks more comfortable and effective
New research into “nanowalls” could yield comfier, more effective N95s.