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Snapping a Picture to Connect to a Printer or Other Device

Snapping a Picture to Connect to a Printer or Other Device

Researchers are exploring how the camera on your smartphone could make it quick and simple to connect to smart gadgets like printers and projectors. That’s the plan behind a research project called Snap-To-It, created by researchers at Carnegie Mellon University and two …Continue reading

Companies Aim to Make Drug from Bacteria That Live in the Gut

Relatively new discoveries about of the role of the microbiome in human health have sparked a race to develop new therapies based on microbes. Scientific discoveries in recent years suggest that some serious conditions could be cured by adding “good” bacteria to …Continue reading

This Climate Policy Could Save the Planet

International climate-change negotiators are focused on keeping global warming at or below 2 °C above historical levels—the limit beyond which the U.N.’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change says the consequences of global warming will become catastrophic. But even though negotiators may have …Continue reading

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