Aug 1, 2012 The Fundamental Physics Prize is brand new and recognizes "transformative advances in the field." One of the winners, Alan Guth, talks about the big win.
Mar 5, 2013 The passing of astronaut Sally Ride is occasion to mark the gains women have made in math and science since her historic space flight, and reflect on the challenges that remain.
Jul 19, 2012 AT&T offers customers a simple and flexible world where they don’t get to use as much data as they might like.
Jul 18, 2012 There's a new report out today that provides one explanation for why companies aren't hiring the people they want to hire: A visa program to bring in the best and brightest from around the world is capped, and doesn't account for the economic geography of America.
Jun 11, 2012 New smartphone apps put special interest groups and their members on the same page when it comes to following the message.
Jun 11, 2012 Your personal data gets mined every time you do a Google search or browse Amazon. But now, some start-ups are trying to let consumers take control of their data -- and get something in return.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jun 7, 2012 Foursquare is adding Yelp-like recommendations to its mobile check-in app in its latest attempt to find a way to make money.
May 25, 2012 Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have come up with a coating that keeps condiments from sticking to the bottle.
May 25, 2012 High school freshman Jack Andraka won $75,000 in scholarship funds, and $12,000 in cash for his project, which can detect cancer in its early stages.