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Using salt and water, Aquion Energy is making low cost, sodium ion battery. I spoke to Aquion’s co-founder Jay Whitacre, while I was at the Compass Summit in Los Angeles.
October 31, 2011, 12:14 PM PDT | By Boonsri Dickinson
A daily dose of aspirin could more than halve the risk of certain cancers in people with a family history of the disease.
October 31, 2011, 4:00 AM PDT | By Laura Shin
Scientists have used brain scanners to read people’s dreams.
October 29, 2011, 9:43 AM PDT | By Boonsri Dickinson
Boonsri Dickinson interviews Mark Sirangelo of Sierra Nevada Space Systems about the space vehicle called Dream Chaser and the future of private space flight.
October 29, 2011, 12:10 AM PDT | By Boonsri Dickinson
Researchers have developed software that allows people to move virtual objects with their thoughts, a finding that could someday help disabled people.
October 27, 2011, 8:48 PM PDT | By Laura Shin
Cornell University scientists have discovered how to turn cotton into a high tech fabric.
October 27, 2011, 7:08 PM PDT | By Boonsri Dickinson
Global warming results are in. Climate change is real, says a study based on the largest data set of unique stations.
October 24, 2011, 7:10 AM PDT | By Boonsri Dickinson
A new app called SF Heroes rewards people for preparing for disasters and emergencies.
October 21, 2011, 8:42 AM PDT | By Boonsri Dickinson
A startup called Changers.com makes energy production social. The $149 kit’s solar panel hooks up to a battery system that can charge your iPhone in four hours.
October 20, 2011, 3:11 PM PDT | By Boonsri Dickinson
What if a lab technician could take a single drop of blood, place it on a microchip and test for hundreds of diseases simultaneously? An innovation brings us closer to that vision.
October 19, 2011, 9:16 PM PDT | By Laura Shin