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Jan 23, 2015 06:02 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Drones are taking over Earth -- will they soon invade Mars? If a new NASA project gains momentum, remote-controlled drone exploration of the red planet could soon become a thing.
Jan 20, 2015 10:57 AM ET
When some of our most beautiful minds, including Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk, signed a letter about artificial intelligence, it was considered a warning that AI would be dangerous. Au contraire. Trace explains what the letter really meant.
Jan 13, 2015 08:30 AM ET // Jill Scharr, Tom's Guide
A turtle-shaped robot that uses a retractable rake and a bevy of onboard sensors to draw elaborate lines and designs on sandy surfaces.
Dec 31, 2014 09:40 AM ET // Evan Ackerman, IEEE Spectrum
The robot can explore marine environments, moving easily through dense patches of seagrass.
Dec 17, 2014 02:51 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
GhostSwimmer unmanned underwater vehicle uses biomimetic design. Continue reading →
Dec 10, 2014 03:10 PM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
The new skin can sense a wide variety of data, such as information on temperature, humidity, stretching and pressure.
Dec 6, 2014 08:00 AM ET // AFP
Stephen Hawking said the development of full artificial intelligence could spell the end of the human race. For real?
Dec 1, 2014 09:21 AM ET // Charles Q. Choi, Astrobiology Magazine
A robot that can scale the faces of steep cliffs might one day help explore Mars and find signs of life.
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