Blind woman may see thanks to gene therapy and light
Optogenetics are getting their first proper test in humans.
Philips' latest Hue lights help you sleep
Hue white ambiance bulbs change shades to fit your body's sleep cycles.
NASA is making a data modem driven by light
It'll test the photonic chip aboard the International Space Station in 2020.
Light-triggered nanoparticles kill drug-resistant bacteria
The threat of 'superbugs' may be cured by something very, very small.
Efficient incandescent bulb cannibalizes its own waste heat
It's basically a transparent koozie for light bulb filaments.
Researchers show off a working light-based processor
Photonic computing is no longer just a theoretical exercise.
Philips Hue won't work with third-party light bulbs for now
Until a certification program kicks in, it's Philips' own lighting or nothing.
This 'Plant Lamp' uses bacteria to generate electricity
Researchers in Peru have figured out how to use plants to make electricity
LED implants could ease your pain
You may one day turn off your pain by turning on tiny lights in your skin.