Innovators in medicine, agriculture and sanitation are among the recipients of the 2018 Patents for Humanity Award, presented by the U.S. government.
Building a startup is not a popular career choice in the Southern Cone, but some young entrepreneurs in Argentina, Chile and Uruguay want to change that.
Learn how a laser mapping system mounted on an airplane has exposed new details of an extraordinarily complex civilization buried in Central America's past.
The arrival of 5G mobile broadband is just around the corner. Learn how this superfast, fifth-generation technology will change the world.
The U.S. economy once again is the most competitive, thanks to the American knack for innovation and entrepreneurship, the World Economic Forum says.
Protecting your ideas is critical in business. That's why the United States has some of the strongest intellectual property protections in the world.
Discover how universities like the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are applying techniques of modern computing to other academic disciplines.
Learn how biologists from Cornell University are tapping into new technology to track and protect African elephants from poaching.
The U.S. has approved an edible cottonseed created by a Texas A&M University scientist who was a protégé of the "father of the green revolution."