Using prizes to spur innovation
January 7, 2013MIT Professor Fiona Murray produces concrete guidelines on designing and executing Grand Innovation Prizes.
A hop, skip and a jump on the moon — and beyond
August 18, 2010Team envisions robotic spacecraft that can explore hard-to-reach areas on the moon and other planetary bodies by hopping.
Reporter’s Notebook: How to spur energy storage innovations
December 17, 2009Proposed X-Prizes for energy storage could produce key enabling technologies to make renewable energy development more practical