Energy

Boosted Breeding and beyond: 3 tech trends that could end world hunger
A world without hunger is possible, and the development and deployment of new farming technologies could be one key to manifesting it.
US hits 180 GW of solar power. Here’s how we get to 1,000 by 2035.
A quick look at the history of solar power in the US and the trends that could lead us into our sun-powered future.
Which technologies will enable a cleaner steel industry?
Technologies like hydrogen-based direct reduction of ore, electrolysis, and advanced furnace technologies could reduce steel emissions.
The edible six pack ring that's saving marine animals
“Cybersecurity for plants” can stop germs from hacking our food supply
The cost of sucking carbon out of the air just fell by 85%
Organic solar is (finally) efficient enough to compete
Three reasons we don't have more nuclear power in the US
Why don't we believe extreme weather forecasts?
Could ugly produce change the world?
The fascinating story of how AIDS activism helped usher in a "Right to Try" laws