A single atom thick, yet strong as steel and hard as a diamond, graphene could change how we build technology. If we can figure out how to manufacture it.
Watch a tour of SLAC’s Linac Coherent Light Source, a powerful X-ray laser that allows scientists to peer deep inside materials and see how they work on an atomic level.
Research at SLAC's Linac Coherent Light Source is used to develop future data storage systems and electronics
Loosely modeled on the human brain, artificial neural networks are finally finding use in industry.
The Internet is driving you insane with all sorts of exciting new conditions now being recognized by the medical community.
Researchers claim to have developed a way to bring photon-bending quantum cryptography to mobile phones, creating a nearly uncrackable connection
An upcoming NASA mission will test a new laser communications system that could one day deliver high-definition 3D video signals from Mars and beyond.
From geology to astronomy to meteorology to botany, these apps turn your phone into a virtual tricorder.
Programming languages can be intimidating to learn, but researchers at MIT show that it's possible to write programs in plain english—for some things, anyway.
The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is currently undergoing some major upgrades, which will bring scientists closer than ever before to the secrets of the universe when the particle accelerator is up and running again in 2015.