Researchers Create 'Psychopath AI' Using Violent Images OnlineNorman is a "psychopath AI", created by researchers at the MIT Media Lab as a "case study on the dangers of artificial intelligence gone wrong."
3 Lawmakers Ask State To Cut Ties With EconomistThree state lawmakers on Monday urged the administration of Gov. Peter Shumlin to sever ties with a Massachusetts Institute of Technology economist who was shown on video saying it was the "stupidity of the American voter" that helped create the Affordable Care Act.
Elon Musk: Artificial Intelligence Humanity's 'Biggest Existential Threat'During a Q&A session Friday, billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk stated that artificial intelligence is humanity's "biggest existential threat."
Researchers: Robots 'See' Objects With High-Tech SensorLight emitters and a camera combine to give a robot the ability to "see" without human input.
Researchers Develop Underwater Robots To Sniff Out Drugs, WeaponsAn underwater robot could use ultra-sound to scan the hulls of ships suspected of smuggling.
Study: Climate Change, Air Pollution Will Lead To Famine By 2050Climate change exacerbated by ozone pollution may kill many of the world's crops.
NASA: Humans Will Prove 'We Are Not Alone In The Universe' Within 20 YearsNASA 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.
Water Can Be Filtered Using WoodA scientist has discovered a way to create clean drinking water using wood.
MIT Creating Porcupine-Inspired Medical NeedlesEngineers are creating medical needles and adhesives that emulate barb-tipped porcupine quills.