The University of Michigan opens its mock city for testing driverless vehicles.
Palladium can absorb vast quantities of hydrogen but materials scientists have now discovered that this process has an extraordinary effect on the metal
Several companies are developing appealing robot companions, but they aren’t yet capable of helping out around the house.
Climate change will make it increasingly difficult to feed the world. Biotech crops will have an essential role in ensuring that there’s enough to eat.
Researchers are trying to program self-driving cars to make split-second decisions that raise real ethical questions.
In a country of rigid teaching styles and scarce university slots, students and professors are exploring what online learning can be.
We’re in the midst of a jobs crisis, and rapid advances in AI and other technologies may be one culprit. How can we get better at sharing the wealth that technology creates?
A startup’s new process could make fuel from algae as cheap as petroleum.
China generates only about 2 percent of its total electricity using nuclear power, but it is adding new reactors much faster than any other country.
Researchers built a mobile health app that tracks your activity and eating habits so it can nudge you with goals that fit your routine.