During a Q&A session Friday, billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk stated that artificial intelligence is humanity’s “biggest existential threat.”
Light emitters and a camera combine to give a robot the ability to “see” without human input.
An underwater robot could use ultra-sound to scan the hulls of ships suspected of smuggling.
Climate change exacerbated by ozone pollution may kill many of the world’s crops.
By DENISE LAVOIE Associated Press BOSTON (AP) _ A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is believed to have provided the handgun used to kill a Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer […]
NASA predicts that 100 million worlds in our own Milky Way galaxy may host alien life, and space program scientists estimate that humans will be able to find life within two decades.
A chip has been developed that is capable of being used as a contraceptive or for other drug administration purposes once placed under the skin.
Scientists create switch that can be activated with a single photon of light.
A scientist has discovered a way to create clean drinking water using wood.
A federal judge has ruled that the Massachusetts Institute of Technology can black out the names of university officials and other information when releasing documents related to the investigation into free-information activist Aaron Swartz.