Carbon

06.08.14
Scientists use lasers to imitate an exploding star here on Earth
06.08.14

Scientists use lasers to imitate an exploding star here on Earth

It could be centuries (if ever) before humans can observe the behavior of a supernova first-hand,...

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04.14.14
UN: fixing climate change is affordable
04.14.14

UN: fixing climate change is affordable

One of the biggest arguments against fixing climate change is that it would cost too much. Not so,...

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03.17.14
MIT's bionic plants could be used as energy factories and sensors
03.17.14

MIT's bionic plants could be used as energy factories and sensors

In many ways, plants are ideal technology hosts -- they're outdoor-friendly, self-healing and poll...

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03.12.14
Crowdfunded Project News: The best of Kickstarter, Indiegogo and the rest
03.12.14

Crowdfunded Project News: The best of Kickstarter, Indiegogo and the rest

Every week, TUAW provides readers with an update on what new or significant crowdfunded Apple-rela...

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01.21.14
Heat-sensitive solar cell could lead to much more on-demand energy
01.21.14

Heat-sensitive solar cell could lead to much more on-demand energy

It's tough to build solar cells that capture both heat and light -- most of these multi-talented d...

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07.14.13
How would you change Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 Carbon?
07.14.13

How would you change Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 Carbon?

Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 Carbon is such a beautiful piece of hardware that we're having trouble concen...

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11.01.12
Stanford researchers create 'world's first' all-carbon solar cell, do it on the cheap
11.01.12

Stanford researchers create 'world's first' all-carbon solar cell, do it on the cheap

Harnessing the awesome power of the Sun isn't just dependent on the efficiency of solar cells, but...

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10.28.12
IBM Labs develops 'initial step' towards commercial fabrication of carbon nanotubes
10.28.12

IBM Labs develops 'initial step' towards commercial fabrication of carbon nanotubes

Commercialization of carbon nanotubes is one of the holy grails of next-gen computing, and IBM thi...

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