‘Autopilot’ systems in cars are finally getting graded on safety
An industry group is going to evaluate a vehicle's safeguards—the features that monitor the driver to make sure they are actually paying attention.
Intel’s new chip-making ‘mega-site’ in Ohio could house up to 8 factories
The company is pledging $20 billion towards two factories, with the potential for more.
Russia’s Marker robot is a testbed for its next-gen military tech
The country has wrapped up its research on the tank-like bot, which has helped them explore technologies like robot autonomy and AI.
Climate change makes it deadlier to cross the US-Mexico border
Getting across the desert is already dire—and it's likely to become worse in the coming decades.
A hardy umbrella plant made this rusty pickup truck its home
A miracle without Miracle-Gro.
An inside look at how one person can control a swarm of 130 robots
Virtual reality and artificial intelligence helped with the daunting task.
What to do with your old cloth masks
As experts tell us to upgrade our cloth masks, what do we do with all our extras?
Amazon’s high tech clothing store is coming to California later this year
Preview what Amazon has planned for its in-person clothing store.
How to avoid seeing yourself on video calls
Sometimes you can't turn your camera off but you still want to stay out of view.
Inside the lab using bones to study COVID and hearing loss
Can highly infectious viruses infect the cells that enable hearing and balance? This Johns Hopkins team wants to find out.