Innovation of the year

You thought it was the iPhone, didn’t you? Nope (although it won best gadget). Popular Science has picked its winners, and while there are a number of intriguing items (check out and lose a fun hour, if only I’d had that when I had a record store), the best of the best is a new solar panel from Nanosolar that could revolutionize power (if it’s finally cheaper than burning coal, there’s no reason not to switch).

Story courtesy of the Dilbert Blog