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Can Nanotechnology Save Lives?

Harvard professor and scientific genius George Whitesides believes that nanotechnology will change medicine as we know it
By Michael Rosenwald

Laurie Anderson on the Sounds of the Future

The multi-faceted artist sees a future in which artists change our auditory experiences
By Jamie Katz

Embedded Technologies: Power From the People

Energy harvested from our bodies will make possible mind-boggling gadgetry
By Michael Belfiore

A Spanish Breakthrough in Harnessing Solar Power

Solar technologies being pioneered in Spain show even greater promise for the United States
By Richard Covington

Reading in a Whole New Way

As digital screens proliferate and people move from print to pixel, how will the act of reading change?
By Kevin Kelly