Featured by Preston Lerner
In 2026 You’ll Own a Car That Can’t Crash
An accident-free future is a matter of connecting the dots between todayâ€™s cutting-edge technologies
The Army’s Robot Sherpa
This mechanized pack animal will follow soldiers wherever duty calls them. Click here to download an incredible video (WMV format) of the BigDog in action.
Robots Go to War
Within 10 years, infantry soldiers will go into battle with autonomous robots close behind them. One day, they'll be fighting side-by-side
The World’s Fastest Bike
Eat your heart out, Lance. This amateur-built recumbent may soon break its own record by hitting 82 mph
No Engine Required
For the modern soapbox derby, all you need is gravity–and $30,000
Twilight of the Astronaut?
In a year when the heroes of space were robotic explorers and plucky capitalists, the future of NASAâ€™s manned program seemed shakier than ever
Go, ‘Bot, Go!
Will we ever cheer driverless racecars?
Speed: Formula None
If racecar designers werenâ€™t constrained by speed-stifling rules, theyâ€™d create monsters of suction capable of doing 300+ mph ... upside down.
What your car knows may be used against you.
AI for Autos
Some cars are already outsmarting their drivers. A few examples: