A roundup of interesting stories on robotics and artificial intelligence from other sites, collected by Will Knight, MIT Technology Review’s senior editor for AI.
Endangered rhinos are being killed for their horns. Some researchers think they can use bioengineering techniques to trip up the poachers.
Physicists have discovered a material that superconducts at a temperature significantly warmer than the coldest ever measured on Earth. That should herald a new era of superconductivity research.
A roundup of some of the most interesting stories about mobile technology from other sites, collected by Rachel Metz, MIT Technology Review’s senior editor for mobile.
A roundup of the best stories on energy from other sites this week, collected by Richard Martin, MIT Technology Review’s energy editor.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week.
What will it take for robots to elicit a strong psychological response from humans?
Augmented-reality company Magic Leap could need more cash to make its headset.
Why do some quantum computations require entanglement while others don’t? Squeezed photons may hold the answer, say physicists.
Even if advancements in gene editing dodge formal regulation in the short-term, they’re not going to escape the roiling anti-biotech public sentiment.