All Eyes on Ireland

Dublin’s “Silicon Docks” may be known as a welcome destination for U.S. tech giants, but the Emerald Isle has plenty of native innovation to shout about .

Our weighty new view of the universe

The recent discovery of gravitational waves has given us a completely new tool for observing the sky. Technologist spoke to some of the scientists listening for the miniscule ripples in space-time.

The connected athlete

Amateurs can now enhance their performance and their health by using wireless devices and biosensors that monitor behaviour, environment and physiology.

Ending the pain

Computer simulations and data analysis can now help prevent injuries, while individual prostheses hasten the recovery process.