NASA: Spinning Off Since 1962

Studies estimate that for every $1 the U.S. government spends on NASA, the economy is boosted by $7-$14. That means that with NASA’s current budget of $17.6 billion, the U.S. economy will get an injection of anywhere from $123.2 billion to $246.4 billion.

Facebook Cofounder: Please Break Up Facebook

Facebook cofounder Chris Hughes isn’t just idly wondering if regulators might break up the tech behemoth he helped launch. He’s going on a personal tour, meeting with state and federal officials to lay out in detail the way he thinks it could be done.

Bionic Lens Could Give You Superhuman Vision

Wouldn’t we all aspire to achieve a perfect 20/20 vision, and have it remained so for the rest of our lives? Well, that dream could just become a reality in the near future! Don’t believe it?

Disarming the Weapons of Mass Distraction

Today, we grapple with a pervasive new digital culture, attention has become an issue of pressing social concern. Technology provides us with new tools to grab people’s attention.