For more on the Detroit Auto Show, see Show Recap: Detroit Goes Electro-tastic!
Top 10 Tech Cars of 2009
Electric-drive cars take second place to sheer survival
How Green Is My Plug-In?
The carbon impact of the millions of electric vehicles soon to hit the road will depend on the grids that supply them
Show Recap: Detroit Goes Electro-tastic!
Slammed by the economic crisis, most carmakers showed hybrid or electric vehicles
Slideshow: Robots Gone Wild
Creatures from across the animal kingdom offer design principles to make robots more useful, engaging, and lifelike
Letters to the Editor: Responses to “Unclean at Any Speed”
IEEE members weigh in on EVs and the importance of transportation electrification
Ozzie Zehner Responds to His Critics
Expensive green technologies aren’t as clean as they seem
How Smart Can You and Your Local Electricity Grid Get?
Xcel Energy's small-town test of smart-distribution and home-monitoring technology may set the stage for much bigger things.
A Rock Show Gets the LED Out
Stadium acts like Nine Inch Nails and Radiohead are trading pyrotechnics and JumboTrons for LEDs and software
Cooling the Hottest Rooms
A creative renovation of Stanford University's data centers saves money and energy
A Superfast DNA Sequencer Based on Motion Detection
Molybdenum disulfide is the new cutting-edge material for nanopore DNA sequencers
New Memristor Circuit Mimicks Synapses in the Brain
Engineers used memristors to accurately emulate a key part of learning and memory in the human brain
Perovskites Become More Stable
Two new techniques boost perovskite stability against heat, moisture and ultraviolet rays
How a Robot Football Player Will Prevent Concussions
During practice, the MVP robot can stand in for American football players and take the tackles
Aggressive Quadrotors Conquer Gaps With Ultimate Autonomy
Entirely onboard sensing and localization makes this drone ready for autonomous acrobatics anywhere
Teens Rock Google Science Fair With Flexible Supercapacitors and Smart Bandages
Google Science Fair finalists demonstrate the power of flexible electronics
The Internet of Things Is Full of Motes, Domotics, and BANs
The connected IoT is spawning a new vocabulary
Surgeons See Success With Experimental 3D-Printed Bone Grafts
Researchers implant 3D-printed bone scaffolds in rats and a monkey
The Next High-Performance Transistor Could Be Made From Lateral Nanowires
A potential FinFET successor comes into focus
IBM's Brain-Inspired Chip Tested for Deep Learning
IBM's TrueNorth computer chip shows it can do deep learning despite not having been designed for it
Novel Nanomaterial Could Yield Lossless Charge and Energy Transport
First observation of theorized phenomenon has implications for spintronics and chip thermal management