Topic : Science

  • A video installation by Mexican artist Miguel Chevalier titled ?Ultra-Nature? is projected onto a wall in the heart of the city at the Singapore Art Museum Forum Article

    Why innovation needs both art and science

    The most creative innovations of the digital age came from those who were able to connect the arts and… more

  • A selection of mobile phones are held up. Forum Article

    The smartphone of the future

    It should be no surprise to anyone that many smartphones may have been designed to last about 24 months… more

  • The Cuadrilla drilling site is seen in Balcombe, southern England Forum Article

    How to solve fracking’s salty water problem

    The boom in oil and gas produced through hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is seen as a boon for meeting… more

  • Robot arms coat a Porsche Macan at the new plant in the eastern German city of Leipzig Young Global Leaders Article

    Men or machines: will technology take our jobs?

    As technology transforms millions of jobs around the world, it has created a “second machine age”… more

  • Physicist Duerig looks at a prototype of an IBM NanoFrazor 3D nano printing tool at a laboratory in Rueschlikon Forum Article

    Should research always have clear objectives?

    The biblical story of Saul finding his kingdom by chance while searching for his father’s lost donkeys… more

  • People walk across a street in Tokyo Forum Article

    Why we need the UN’s sustainable development goals

    Sustainable development is the central drama of our time. The world’s governments are currently… more

  • Laboratory assistant examines blood sample inside laboratory in Siliguri Forum Article

    Why an HIV vaccine and cure may not be far off

    An ounce of prevention, Benjamin Franklin famously said, is worth a pound… more

  • Mark Pollock walking Young Global Leaders Article

    My robotic legs and the frontiers of innovation

    How do you lead in a crisis: a disaster on Mount Everest, an oil spill, a collapse trapping 33 Chilean… more

  • Scientist Nancy Tang inspects stents in a laboratory at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in Silver Spring Forum Event

    Why curiosity matters

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

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    What does the second machine age mean for our jobs?

    If the first industrial revolution was about creating more effective power systems, such as the steam… more

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    How to embed content from our China meeting

    If you would like to host the Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014 on your blog or website, follow our… more

  • Forum Article

    Dark matter brings physics to a crossroads

    Almost a century ago, the first galaxy beyond our own was discovered, and within a decade the theory… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    Three ways we can save the world’s oceans

    In 1969, humankind shot a capsule to the moon and bounced around in zero gravity, to great cheering. Two… more

  • Forum Article

    We’re killing the development of new drugs

    Pundits have long predicted that biology would dominate the 21st century, just as physics dominated the… more

  • Forum Article

    Will brainwaves control tomorrow’s computers?

    This blog is part of a series on our Top Ten Emerging Technologies 2014. Every human-computer… more

  • Forum Video

    Video: The future of machine intelligence

    "We know that machines can be smarter than humans... but machines can't do what humans can do. We can't… more

  • Forum Video

    Video: Innovation in health monitoring

    "Our cars have about 400 sensors or more to figure out how the engine works and monitor the health of the… more

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    Video: Hierarchical design

    "We're shifting the paradigm of materials creation towards something that's driven by the end goal. So… more