The Report

Investigations, accounts and observations from reporters around the world.


Glowing plants: a cool idea, or terrible one?

A Kickstarter campaign could release hundreds of thousands of synthetic biological weeds across the United States -- and so far, the government is doing nothing about it.


Three fascinating facts about the Internet of 2017

Cisco predicts global IP traffic will hit a run rate of 1.4 zettabytes of data annually by 2017. But that's not the most interesting part of the company's latest forecast.


Bytes and bikes: Is a smart bicycle revolution afoot?

Millennials love their smartphones and bikes. Cars? Not so much. This could spawn a new generation of smart bikes for hipsters and obsessive cyclists, starting with Helios handlebars.