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April 18, 2013

Our genes harbor many secrets to a long and healthy life. And now scientists are beginning to uncover them.

April 17, 2013

The future economic growth and competitiveness of the United States depends on our capacity to innovate. Many ideas have emerged from government, industry and academia regarding how best to inspire and support innovation. But nothing spurs creativity...

April 15, 2013

The car of the 21st century is an ultra-efficient, slippery sled on wheels that’s half plane, half pod, 1,400 pounds and capable of triple-digit fuel economy. At least, that’s what the crew at Edison2 believe.

April 11, 2013

We've had a few looks at Edison2's Very Light Car (VLC) project including its gasoline-powered X-Prize winning incarnation, but today's EV looked a bit different.

April 10, 2013

NASA administrator Charles Bolden confirmed last week that his agency will not be sending a manned mission to the moon.

April 10, 2013

How Harry Potter and Star Trek influence—and sometimes frustrate—physicists.

April 03, 2013

Jack Andraka has been wowing the scientific community since winning the 2012 Intel Science Fair for his new pancreatic cancer detection dipstick. Amazing Kids! talked with Jack about everything from his research to what is next for him!

April 01, 2013

X Prize is known for doling out big bucks for tech leaps like Spaceship One and now the foundation is teaming with Singularity University and Deloitte Consulting to try to bring more cash-bearing companies on board. To that end, they created the...

April 01, 2013

Overseeing the X Prize Foundation's $30M race to the Moon offered Hall a new path to space exploration.

March 28, 2013

Sensiotec, an Atlanta-based startup that’s developing contactless remote patient monitoring technology, raised $1 million from investor George Harris. Harris, a former leveraged buyout specialist introduced to the company by chief medical officer Dr....


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