Oversimplified competitions encourage computer programs that are snarky rather than intelligent--but it doesn't have to be that way.
No one taught AI the rule about never reading the comment section
But will it find the warp zones?
The country only recently pardoned him for criminal charges of homosexuality, for which he was chemically castrated.
The creator of the Turing test was adept at all kinds of science.
How we'll figure out whether machines can mimic the scents of reality
Jerome Rifkin's K3 Promoter mimics the jointed motion of a real foot for easier walking. Watch it in action
A new way to fix neurological disorders
It can transmit different amounts of pressure, just like real skin
A new test for HPV has been cleared as way to screen for cervical cancer, but doctors are concerned that it doesn't do enough to protect younger women.
Medical and otherwise
Artificial skin and livers promise to spare the lives of lab rats
The test could be approved for sale later this year
At McKinley Climate Lab, researchers create fearsome weather to test cars and planes.
Yoseph Bar-Cohen's innovations are revolutionizing muscles, medicine and missions to Mars.
The world's first human-robot arm-wrestling match shows off the potential of a new material that someday could power machines--and even human limbs and organs